Collierville Middle Put On Brief Lockdown Monday As Police Chased Suspect

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Collierville Schools administrators say Collierville Middle school was put on a brief lockdown as police chased a suspect from a traffic stop.

It happened about 12:30 p.m. Monday. Police stopped the suspect at the corner of Quinn Road and Highway 72. Police said the suspect ran toward the Collierville Middle campus.

As a precaution, administrators say police had them lock the exterior doors and everyone stayed inside. The suspect was captured about a minute later on the edge of the campus.

They say no students or employees were in danger, and no other campuses were affected.

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