Odessa Elementary School Shelters in Place Following Report of a Man With a Gun

Odessa Elementary School Shelters in Place Following Report of a Man With a Gun

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – An Odessa Elementary School sheltered in place Wednesday morning following a report of a man with a gun.

ECISD officials tell NewsWest 9, a woman called Cavazos Elementary and told the staff that she saw a man with a handgun walking east a couple of blocks from the school.

As a precaution the school was placed under "shelter in place" and remained that way for about 30 minutes.

During the "shelter in place" police were unable to find anyone with a weapon.

We're told that the school is back on their regular schedule.