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Foot chase by TPD causes heightened security at Sealey Elementary

Shoplifting incident causes heightened security at Sealey elementary
Posted at 2:20 PM, May 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-11 12:01:47-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Sealey Elementary was placed on a very brief heightened level of a security after a foot pursuit by the Tallahassee Police Department at the Centre of Tallahassee Mall. 

According to Leon County Schools, the incident spilled out into the nearby area and the school resource officer felt it was a good idea to place the school on alert after hearing about the incident.  

The heightened level of security only lasted about 10 minutes and the school is back to operating normally. 

The Tallahassee Police Department is currently investigating the incident.