Hilliard elementary school no longer on lockdown; police believe man left area


HILLIARD - A Hilliard elementary school was on lockdown as police searched for a suspect in the area, according to Hilliard police.

The man, Darryl Elston, 30, who is 5-foot-11-inches, 175 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair is being sought on a warrant for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

Police say they believe Elston has left the area, but he still is wanted by police.

As a precaution, Alton Darby Elementary School was placed on lockdown.

Residents are asked to contact police via 911 if you see Elston.

Police do not suspect this man is violent or a danger to the public.

Filed under: