Suspect who prompted TCC lockdown in custody

Posted at 12:48 PM, Apr 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-13 20:31:47-04

TULSA - Three schools were placed on lockdown as Tulsa police searched for a suspect who allegedly attempted to steal a car.

Bishop Kelley, Undercroft Montessori School and the TCC Conference Center were all on a temporary lockdown as police investigated reports of a suspect with a knife in the area Wednesday.

TPD says the suspect tried to take a car in the TCC parking lot and had a knife. The suspect was located hiding inside a drain tubing of sorts at the Little Lighthouse location.

The suspect is believed to possibly be involved in five other burglaries in the area that occurred Wednesday afternoon, according to TPD.

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