Suspect Search Locks Down 2 El Cajon Schools | NBC 7 San Diego

Suspect Search Locks Down 2 El Cajon Schools

The lockdown was in place for about 40 minutes



    Two schools in El Cajon were placed on lockdown Thursday as police searched the area for a burglary suspect, according to El Cajon police.

    Police ordered Cajon Valley Middle School and Johnson Elementary School to go on lockdown just after 12 p.m.

    School officials told NBC 7 they didn’t know why they were on lockdown and were just following police instructions.

    The lockdown was lifted at 12:42 p.m. All students are safe.

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