STUART,Fla.( CBS12) : On January 18, 2023, a report of a man armed with a rifle prompted a lock-out of all schools in Martin County. The Martin County Sheriff’s Office stated that a teacher at Hobe Rural School spotted an unidentified man with the rifle, who then fled the scene in a light gray Dodge Durango after seeing the teacher.
The man was described as having a thin build, wearing a white shirt and tan pants. As a precaution, the sheriff’s office and the Martin County School District ordered the lock-out, but dismissal times will remain the same