Police standoff ends peacefully in North Port

NORTH PORT, Fla. (WFLA) – Police say a standoff where an armed person was barricaded inside of a home ended peacefully.
The standoff occurred along Haberland Blvd, about 1.5 miles away from Woodland Middle School.
Out of an abundance of caution, the school was placed on lockdown.  Both Atwater and Toledo Blade Elementary schools were on a limited lockdown. Police said there is no threat to students.
North Port High School was also placed on lockdown after a bomb threat was reported at the school.  Police said the two incidents are unrelated.
No further information was immediately available.

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