Hays school put on lockdown for a short time Monday

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HAYS, Kansas – On Monday, Hays police officers responded to a report of a suicidal woman armed with a gun.

The home of the suicidal woman was located near Lincoln Elementary School. The school was notified of the situation and locked down until it was under control.

The school was locked down for less than 30 minutes.

Several streets were also blocked off until officers were able to locate the woman and provide her with some assistance.

One firearm was recovered at the residence.

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