Lockdown lifted at Henrico elementary school after shooting in nearby neighborhood

Lockdown lifted at Henrico elementary school after shooting in nearby neighborhood
Carver Elementary School (Source: NBC12)
A person was shot at the Hunters Ridge Apartments. (Source: NBC12)
A person was shot at the Hunters Ridge Apartments. (Source: NBC12)

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The lockdown at a Henrico elementary school has been lifted Tuesday following a shooting in a nearby neighborhood.

Henrico Police gave the school the "all clear," and students are now returning home on buses.

Andy Jenks released the following notice to parents when the school was placed on lockdown:

Good afternoon Carver families, this is Andy Jenks from the Central Office writing on behalf of your principal, Dr. Armbruster.

According to police, there was a shooting at the Hunters Ridge Apartments around 1:50 p.m. in the 0 block of Craighill Road. A man suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say there is no threat to the community.

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