Lockdown lifted at Independence High School

- Independence High School was on lockdown Thursday morning following a reported break-in nearby in east Charlotte, police said. 

Officers responded to the 5800 block of Olivet Drive at 7:42 a.m. in reference to a residential breaking and entering. It appears that a known suspect broke into a home, police said. 

After a brief foot chase the suspect was located and arrested. 

The lockdown has since been lifted.

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