Charlotte elementary school placed on lock-down due to police activity

A northwest Charlotte elementary school was placed on lock-down due to police activity in the area Tuesday afternoon, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

Officers were near the Bradford Drive and Hovis Road area following 'an attempt to locate' call. CMPD told FOX 46 Charlotte three people were detained at the scene. 

Thomasboro Academy along Bradford Drive was placed on lock-down during that time. 

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