OKCPD: Blurry photo led to downtown search

Oklahoma City police have wrapped up a downtown search after reports of a man with a rifle near the federal courthouse.

Police tell FOX 25 that a blurry photo was received from a citizen who believed the object in a man's had was a rifle.

Officers searched the area near the intersection of NW 4th and Robinson. No rifle or suspect were found. Police received no further reports of a man with a rifle.

Officials with the department say the item in the photo could have been a large umbrella or a walking stick.

Both John Rex Charter and Emerson Elementary School were briefly placed themselves on lock down during the search.

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