OKLAHOMA CITY - Several schools in a local district were placed on lockdown as a precaution on Thursday afternoon.
On Thursday afternoon, Oklahoma City police responded to a 'shots fired' call near S.W. 126th St. and Western Ave.
Authorities say that officers witnessed a man with a gun go into a home along S.W. 126th, near Western Ave.
Around 2:40 p.m., the alleged suspect was seen walking out of the house with his hands up.
He was quickly taken into custody.
The alleged suspect, identified as 55-year-old Kevin Neal Shobert, was taken into custody on one count of reckless discharge of a firearm.
Initial reports indicate that Westmoore High School, Brink Junior High School and Eastlake Elementary School were placed on lockdown as a precaution.
The following message went out to parents in the district:
"Oklahoma City Police Department is currently working a situation in the area which requires us to lock down Westmoore High School, Eastlake, and Brink Junior High. We will update the situation as we get more information."