Suspect in custody following Children's Hospital lockdown near Milwaukee

By KBJR News 1

Suspect in custody following Children's Hospital lockdown near Milwaukee

November 14, 2013 Updated Nov 14, 2013 at 1:03 PM CST

Wauwatosa, WI (NNCNOW.com) -- A suspect is in custody after the Children's Hospital on Wisconsin in Wauwatosa, WI was put on lockdown on reports of an active shooter.

Hospital officials report that there is "no continuing threat".

The Hospital released this statement on Facebook:

"The situation at Children's Hospital has been contained. Operations can resume in the Clinics building and Children's Corporate Center. The hospital building itself remains locked down until law enforcement issues a complete all-clear."

The hospital had issued an earlier statement on Facebook on reports of an active shooter and that the building was on lockdown.

We will continue to follow this incident and will bring you more information as it is made available.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns
kburns@kbjr.com