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UPDATE: Lockdown lifted at four Walker Co. schools

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Photo courtesy of the Walker County Sheriff's Office. Photo courtesy of the Walker County Sheriff's Office.
ROSSVILLE, GA (WRCB) -

UPDATE:  Four Walker County schools were placed on lockdown Monday afternoon while officers chased a suspect.

Stone Creek Elementary, Rossville Elementary, Rossville Middle and Ridgeland High were all placed on lockdown while police attempted to apprehend a suspect who ran from officers.

Sharik Smith, 25, was arrested on two felony counts of obstruction.

The incident started as a traffic stop.  Smith has a revoked license.

When officers tried to place Smith in handcuffs, he fought with officers and ran off.

Two officers came away from the incident with minor bruises.

All schools resumed their normal schedules once Smith was in custody.


PREVIOUS STORY: At least one school in Rossville, GA, went on lockdown Monday while police looked for a suspect in the area.

The lockdown has been lifted.

This is a developing story. Check back for more information.

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