Beaver County Ice Arena on Lockdown as Police Search for Unknown Subject

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Story by Sandy Giordano, Beaver County Radio News

(Brighton Twp., Pa.)  The Beaver County Ice Arena posted on their Facebook Page late Wednesday morning that they were requested by law enforcement officials to lock down the Brady’s Run Ice rink while police search the area for a fugitive.

Beaver County 9-1-1 confirmed that Pa. State Troopers were in the area of Beacom Drive in Brighton Twp. searching for a suspect who stole a car in Chippewa Township.  Beacom Drive is near the Beaver County Ice Arena.

Dutch Ridge Elementary School and New Horizon School are also on lockdown. Several  police agencies and the county’s ESU  are searching for the fugitive as of 1 p.m. Wednesday. No visitors are permitted in the area until law enforcement gives the ‘ALL CLEAR!.”

The post  on the Arena’s Facebook Page read “All doors will be locked and we ask that any visitors stay away until we receive an all clear from law enforcement!”

No other details have been provided.