Illinois schools evacuated due to manhunt
MASSAC COUNTY, IL —
Students at Maple Grove Elementary School and Joppa High School in Massac County, Illinois have been evacuated because of a manhunt.
High school principal Landon Sommer says the students were dismissed around 8:15 a.m.
A mass text was sent out to parents informing them of the situation.
Holder says this manhunt started as a domestic incident and led to a car chase.
That car chase ended in Joppa after the suspect ran from his car.
Deputies are looking for Justin Lamer.
We will be updating this story.