Breaking: Little Rock Air Force Base on Lockdown – Suspicious Person (Updated)

The Little Rock Air Force Base is on lockdown due to a suspicious person report.

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Traffic backed up to the front gate of the LRAFB due to lockdown July 23.(Photo: Alyssa Raymond/THV 11)

All gates are locked due to suspicious person.
KATV reported:

The Little Rock Air Force Base is on lockdown as of 11:45 a.m. this morning in the interest of protecting all base members and resources from a suspicious individual.

Emergency personnel are responding to the scene. For safety purposes, base gates are closed at this time.

Nothing yet is posted at the LRAFB Facebook page.

UPDATE: The lockdown was lifted late this afternoon.