Lockdown lifted at Vance High School following police activity

- A Charlotte high school was on lockdown Friday as authorities searched for suspects wanted for stealing a car.

Officers were called about 11:12 a.m. about a suspicious vehicle in the 8100 block of Vinoy Boulevard that was actually stolen. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, three people stole the car, abandoned it and the took off on foot. 

One suspect is in custody. Police continue to search for the remaining suspects.

As a precaution, Vance high school was placed on lockdown as police canvassed the neighborhood. The lockdown has nothing to do with the school itself. 

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