Man with rifle prompts lockdown at Verne W. Critz Elementary School

Investigators now say the man didn't pose a

Investigators now say the man didn't pose a danger to the neighborhood. (January 29, 2013 10:45 PM)

A man spotted carrying a rifle near an East Patchogue elementary school prompted a lockdown today, but investigators now say the man didn't pose a danger to the neighborhood.

Police say they received calls about a man with a gun near Verne W. Critz Elementary School at around noon. School officials called parents to alert them to the situation as the building went into lockdown mode, and many...

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