Auburndale, Florida – According To The Auburndale Police Department someone reportedly spotted a suspicious man walking near the lake across from Auburndale High School. It appeared to the person reporting that the man had a rifle bag. Auburndale High School & Stambaugh Middle School, which already had armed resource officers, were placed on lockdown. Officers were not able to locate the suspicious person. No one was injured.
The lockdown has since been lifted. Additional law enforcement will remain at the schools for the remainder of the day.
Here is a copy of the message to parents