Shelter-in-place lifted for Orchard Avenue Elementary School

By: KKCO - Email
By: KKCO - Email

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - The shelter-in-place mandate for Orchard Avenue Elementary School has been lifted and students have been released to their parents after an incident involving a gun occurred nearby.

Police are still searching for the suspect they say threatened a 12th Street Rite Aid employee with a gun. The gun was left at the scene as the suspect fled. Police called a canine unit to the scene to help track the suspect.

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