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Morris police looking for suspicious person seen near White Oak

Police are looking for this individual that was seen near White Oak Elementary on Thursday.
Police are looking for this individual that was seen near White Oak Elementary on Thursday.

MORRIS – Morris Police were called to White Oak Elementary at noon on Thursday after receiving reports of a suspicious person near the building. The school went into a soft lockdown, police said.

"The subject did not approach or have contact with any students and never attempted to enter the school," a post on the Morris Police Facebook page read. "We would like to identify the subject to determine his reason for being there."

Police said they would like to identify the individual and determine his reason for being on the campus. They ask anyone with information call 815-942-2131.

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