PHOTOS: Nebraska fugitive standoff shuts down I-75 South, forces Forest Park residents to evacuate

The Clayton County Sheriff's Office SWAT team responded to a house in the 1200 block of Trahlyta Terrace in Lake City Friday. Babb Middle and Forest Park High Schools were placed on lockdown until just after 2 p.m. Three people were arrested. (File Photo)

LAKE CITY—Students at Forest Park High School and Babb Middle School went on lockdown Friday afternoon as Clayton County Sheriff's deputies and SWAT coaxed three men out of a home in the 1200 block of Trahlyta Terrace.

Clayton County Public Schools spokesman Ronald Jones-Shields said the high school was placed on a level one lockdown "as a precaution related to police activity in the area." He said the lockdown was lifted just after 2 p.m. 

WSB-TV reported that three people were removed in handcuffs. The News has asked the Clayton County Sheriff's Office for details about the arrests but has not received a response.

Support Local Journalism

Now, more than ever, the world needs trustworthy reporting—but good journalism isn’t free. Please support us by subscribing or making a contribution today.

Crime and Safety Reporter

Stay Informed

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.