Sandstone Elementary School on lockdown, police activity in the area

Posted at 12:52 PM, Dec 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-23 15:54:32-05

Bakersfield Police said Sandstone Elementary in East Bakersfield is on lockdown due to police activity in the area.

The school, located at 300 East Truxtun Avenue, was placed on lockdown just after 12 P.M. 

Police said there were earlier reports of a shooting near the intersection of Union Avenue and 18th Street. No word on injuries or suspect information.