A Las Vegas elementary school is on lockdown as police search for two robbery suspects Monday morning, police said.
At 6:15 a.m., two men entered the Jackpot Jonie's on 6085 South Fort Apache Road, near Patrick Lane, and demanded money from an employee before leaving in a sedan.
Decker Elementary School, near Twain Avenue and Rainbow Boulevard, was placed on lockdown as officers searched the area for the suspects. Police said the lockdown was being lifted just before 9 a.m.
Officers urged motorists and pedestrians in the area to avoid Viking Road and Redwood Street while they search the area near the school.
An investigation is ongoing.
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