RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- We have new information on the precautionary code yellow lockdown that happened yesterday afternoon at the Washoe County School District administrative building.
In a statement to News 4, district officials say the lockdown was in reaction a parent, Larry Dailey, causing a disturbance in the building.
The statement says, in part:
"Mr. Dailey proceeded to various areas of the district's administration building, badgering and intimidating various district staff. Mr. Dailey refused to leave the premises, causing school police to issue a code yellow to the administration building on 9th street."
News 4 spoke with Dailey after the incident and he said he was trying to follow district procedure to file an official complaint with school police.
In the WCSD statement Superintendent Pedro Martinez said "I am hopeful that Mr. Dailey will begin to provide the WCSD with defined, substantiated concerns so we can work together for a prompt resolution."
To read the full statement, click here.