Prien Lake Elementary lockdown was precaution - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Prien Lake Elementary lockdown was precaution

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(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)

Prien Lake Elementary was under a partial lockdown Thursday, following an incident at a business on Nelson Road.

Public Information Officer Kirby Smith with the Calcasieu Parish School Board said the action was taken as a precaution due to a robbery in the area. Smith said nothing happened at the school.

Deputy Police Chief Mark Kraus with the Lake Charles Police Department said they are investigating a purse snatching or attempted purse snatching at a private business on Nelson Road.

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