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Lockdown lifted at west Charlotte school following reports of armed man nearby

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A west Charlotte elementary school was on lockdown Wednesday morning after police say a man with a gun was seen outside of the playground area.

The call came in around 11 a.m. at Ashley Park Elementary School on the 2400 block of Belfast Drive, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

The school was on lockdown while police search the area.

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