ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- Alexandria City Public Schools are locked down Tuesday after a report of a person brandishing a weapon.
Dismissal will occur at normal school hours, with the exception of Maury Elementary School, school officials said.
There is no immediate threat to schools.
Police are circulating the area near the 300 block of Russell Road. Alexandria police are looking for a suspect in a brandishing that occurred outside Maury Elementary School.
The suspect is described as a black male with a medium complexion, 5'6" to 5'8", medium build with a "belly", with a short black mohawk style haircut.
He was wearing a black shirt, blue pants, black boots, and carrying what appeared to be a "long gun", according to police.
If you see someone matching this description call 9-1-1.