Union County Sheriff Limoges confirms that a suspect has been apprehended and is in custody, as of early Wednesday morning.
The lockdown for the Elk Point-Jefferson School District has been suspended.
This development comes after the District had gone into lock down right before 9 am Wednesday morning.
School District Superintendent Brian Shanks was asked to shut down the school, after local law enforcement lost a person of interest.
There was no immediate danger to students and employees are safe.