Louis E. Sheffield Elementary in Oceanway on lock down

Louis E. Sheffield Elementary in Oceanway on lock down
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Parents of students at Louis E. Sheffield Elementary School said the school was on lock down and helicopters circling overhead Friday afternoon.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said officers are searching for a suspect in a hit and run in the area.

Duval County Public Schools confirmed that the lock down was due to police activity in the area.