MODESTO - A stabbing Monday morning prompted the lockdown of a nearby elementary school.
Authorities say Capistrano School was lockdown aftera report of a person being stabbed nearby. The lockdown remained as officers arrived and searched for a suspect in the area.
As an officer searched the area of San Ignacio Avenue and Carmillita Way, he interrupted a burglary in progress. Officers detained two persons in that location. It was unclear if they were connected to the stabbing.
The stabbing victim self-transported to a local hospital according to authorities, where their condition is unknown. The lockdown was lifted shortly before 11:30am. At time of publication, no further details were available.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.