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Police seek apparent drunken man with gun

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Columbus Police are actively searching for an apparent drunken man who fled from EMS in the Bibb City area near Veterans Parkway, after they received a call that the man was unresponsive.

The man woke up once EMS arrived and became combative. During the struggle, it was revealed that the man had a gun on him, then he ran away.

Briefly, Fox Elementary was placed on lockdown while police searched for this individual.  

School officials tell News Leader 9, "Students and staff were safe, however, as a precautionary measure, Fox Elementary was placed in a secured perimeter status -  with no one allowed to enter or exit the building.  The regular school day was not interrupted." 

Police are still seeking the man. If you have any information that can help authorities please call police. 

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