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Man who caused Madison school lockdown arrested in Milwaukee


MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- The man police were searching for after a domestic incident prompted a lockdown of a west side Madison elementary school Thursday has been arrested. 

Officials say 46-year-old Christopher Swatzak was taken into custody Friday without incident by Milwaukee Police.  

Police had been searching for Swatzak after hearing he may be armed and headed to Our Lady Queen of Peace School, where his children attend. The school was locked down around 11:30 am Thursday and stayed that way until 3:10 pm when students were dismissed for the day. 

For more on the school lockdown, click here

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