Home break-in sparks high school lock down in Huntersville, 2 suspects at large

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (WBTV) - Police in Huntersville say they are still searching for two suspects connected to home break-in that sparked a lock down at a high school Monday morning.

Officials with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools said the lock down at Hopewell High School in Huntersville was lifted as of 11:50 a.m. Monday morning.

Earlier, CMS confirmed the lock down was ordered at 9:50 a.m. due to a nearby police situation.

The school is located off of Beatties Ford Road at Hambright Road.

Huntersville Police are investigating a break-in at a home nearby on Latta Springs Circle, in the Latta Springs subdivision.

Just after 12:30 p.m., police confirmed a juvenile was in custody but said officers were still searching for two other suspects.

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