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Brief lockdown at Clanton Elem. School

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There was a brief lockdown on an elementary school in the Chilton County School system Monday.  Principal Rebecca Threlkeld tells ABC 33/40 the lockdown only lasted for about 30 minutes at Clanton Elementary School.

We've learned a situation with a parent escalated, causing administrators to call for the lockdown.  However, the parent was never inside the school, according to Threlkeld.  Clanton Police officers escorted the parent off the property. No weapon was involved.

Parents were not notified during the brief lockdown.

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