PEARLAND, Texas C.J. Harris Elementary was temporarily placed on lockdown Tuesday morning while authorities searched for a suspect in the area, according to Pearland ISD.

Pearland police officers secured the school, keeping the students and staff safely inside, while they conducted the search.

The male suspect was taken into custody in the 2900 block of Picadilly Circus later that afternoon and the lockdown was lifted.

The suspect now faces charges for evading arrest.
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