Report leads base to go on lockdown

Posted: July 24, 2014 at 3:27 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --7/23/14-- A Jacksonville police vehicle drives past the main gate of the Little Rock Air Force Base Wednesday afternoon after the base was locked down about 11:45 a.m. because of a suspicious individual.

Little Rock Air Force Base officials placed the facility on lockdown for more than four hours Wednesday as a report of a "suspicious individual" on the base was investigated.

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