44
      Monday
      46 / 28
      Tuesday
      38 / 22
      Wednesday
      33 / 18

      Update: Police Have Person in Custody After Lockdown in Roanoke

      Update 12:20 p.m.:

      Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police say a suspect is in custody in connection with Wednesday morning's lockdown at Virginia Western Community College.

      Police say the suspect never made it to campus, but they alerted the school about a possible threat.

      There is no word on what the suspect was wanted for or whether the suspect was armed.

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      Roanoke, VA - The lockdown at Virginia Western Community College in Roanoke has been lifted.

      According to the school's Twitter page, the security issue has been resolved, and the campus is safe.

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      Roanoke, VA - Virginia Western Community College is on lockdown right now.

      The college's website has the Virginia Western Emergency Alert System stating the lockdown is not a test.

      We are working to get more information and will bring you more as soon as we get it.

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