HENDERSON (KTNV) — An elementary school in Henderson was on lockdown Monday afternoon after an armed robbery in the area, the Henderson Police Department announced.
Selma F. Bartlett Elementary School was placed on a "soft lockdown," police said, due to the heavy police presence after an armed robbery in the 1100 block of Green Valley Parkway.
As of 3:26 p.m., there was a "heavy police presence" near Green Valley Parkway and Paseo Verde Parkway, police said.
Police tape and cop cars are in front of the Bank of America.— @SeanKTNV (@seanktnv) April 5, 2022
Police officers have been going in and out of the bank with cameras.
No more info on what happened exactly.@KTNV https://t.co/Epm60HY23L pic.twitter.com/seAgLvw7LW
"This is an active scene and investigation," Henderson police wrote. "Please avoid the area."
Officials did not immediately offer any additional information. This is a developing story.