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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- The lock-in at five Alexandria schools has been lifted after an armed bank robbery Tuesday morning.

The robbery happened at the bank located in the 800 block of N. Washington Street. The two suspects pulled out a weapon and stole money.

Nobody was injured in the incident. Residents should expect police activity in the area. The following schools were placed on lock-in: George Washington Middle School, Cora Kelly School for Math, Science and Technology, Maury Elementary, Charles Barrett Elementary School, Mount Vernon Community School are currently in a lock-in due to police activity.

Two suspects were taken into custody in the 2400 block of Mainline Blvd., police said. 

The investigation remains ongoing. 

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