Suspects apprehended after nearby Mentor school locked down

Suspects apprehended after nearby Mentor school locked down

MENTOR, OH (WOIO) - Hopkins Elementary in Mentor was on a 20 minute lockdown at the time of class dismissal Tuesday.

Mentor police advised the school they were searching for two suspects in the area who were possibly armed. The suspects were apprehended shortly after the lockdown was in place.

The lockdown was precautionary.

K-9 units aided in the arrest, and one of the suspects was treated for a dog bite wound. Two police officers were injured during the incident, which is still under investigation.

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