Law enforcement agencies are searching for a bank robbery suspect and the situation caused local schools to go on lockdown Thursday.
The incident happened Thursday afternoon at the Jackson County Bank in Alma Center.
According to a Jackson County public safety alert, the suspect is described as a woman wearing all black clothing.
Alma Center schools were placed on precautionary “instructional lockdown” at 1 p.m. according to the district. Around 2:30 p.m. district officials said there was no immediate threat and students were dismissed at the normal time. All after-school activities continued as scheduled.