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Lockdown lifted at DeKalb County schools

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -

DeKalb County school officials said four schools were briefly placed on lockdown on Wednesday afternoon.

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Office was serving a warrant at a home on Atherton Drive when a resident barricaded himself inside.

Nearby schools went on lockdown while the SWAT team was called in.

The resident, who was wanted for robbery, was arrested without incident.

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