Franklin Co. school lock-down results in man’s arrest

A man was charged with disorderly conduct after a Franklin County school went into lock-down on Friday, Sept. 9.
Published: Sep. 9, 2022 at 1:16 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 9, 2022 at 4:08 PM CDT
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FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A man was arrested by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office after deputies received a 911 call from the Ewing Grade School.

According to a release, 30-year-old Alan Cain, of Ewing, was arrested and charged with Felony Disorderly Conduct after deputies found him on school property during a lock-down.

Deputies say they received the 911 call around 8:10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 9.

The caller told deputies that there was an issue at the school and that a lock-down had been initiated.

Chief Deputy Kyle Bacon says Cain had not entered the school when authorities arrived.

He is currently being held at the Franklin County Jail.