Man Carrying BB Gun Arrested After Causing Oshkosh School Lockdown

Merrill Middle
in Oshkosh
was locked down on Tuesday after reports of a man with a gun near the building.
Just before 11:00am Tuesday morning – police received a call about a man carrying
what appeared to be a rifle. The 23-year old Oshkosh man was found with a BB gun, and was
taken into custody for violating his probation. The school went into lockdown
for about ten minutes while the issue was resolved.