Update: The suspect is in custody and the lockdown was lifted, according to Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
Highland Elementary School was on lockdown as KCSO deputies looked for a naked man Wednesday, possibly armed.
The man was seen in the area of China Grade Loop and Barnett Street in Oildale. He was possibly armed with a knife, according to KCSO.
Deputies originally called out too a home in the 2200 Barnett St. The man fled the home as deputies arrived, KCSO said.
Highland Elementary is located at 2900 Barnett St.