Beloit College lockdown is now over

CREATED Feb 21, 2013

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BELOIT - Beloit College went on a voluntary lockdown Thursday afternoon after a domestic incident nearby.

According to Beloit Police, the domestic situation involved a man threatening with a hand gun. He reportedly fled the scene and was followed to his apartment, where police attempted to contact him. Police said they took the man into custody around 3:15 p.m.

According to the Rock County Sheriff's Department, there have not been any shots fired.

The school confirmed the lockdown and said it ended without incident Thursday afternoon.