Boaz Schools were placed on lockdown

BOAZ, AL (WAFF) - School Officials had Boaz High, Boaz Middle and Boaz Intermediate Schools on lockdown Thursday morning after a man involved in a police chase ran from officers.

Boaz Police say two men suspected of stealing car were involved in a pursuit just two blocks from the Boaz schools.  One suspect was arrested and taken into custody and the other ran from the car.

The lock down was canceled just before 9:00 a.m. Police are still searching for the remaining suspect.

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