SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, Calif.– Providence School Santa Barbara Canon Perdido campus was under a brief lockdown after an unarmed person trespassed on campus close to 10 a.m. Friday morning.
All students were in classrooms at the time and were safe, as a faculty member escorted the person off campus, according to a statement from the school.
The school's Strategic Communications Director Eliane Rottman said the Santa Barbara Police Department suggested a precautionary lockdown as officers searched the area to confirm it was safe.
The lockdown was lifted by 11:45 a.m.
News Channel 3-12 has reached out to the Santa Barbara Police Department for additional information.