Education
3:44 pm
Tue January 8, 2013

Man With Pellet Gun Near Murray Elementary Prompts Brief Lock Down

Credit murray.kyschools.us

Murray Independent School District officials briefly locked down the city’s elementary school Tuesday after a parent volunteer noticed a man walking near the school with a gun.  MPD's new schools new resource officer alerted officers to detain the man. Police  say the man was in fact exterminating squirrels with a pellet gun.  Murray Police Spokesman Dave Howe says students were never in danger.