UPDATE 12:05 p.m. — According to Lafayette Police, Rasheed Cosby, 25, of Lafayette, approached a vehicle while carrying a rifle in Moore Park and asked the woman in the vehicle for money.

The victim told Cosby that she did not have any and he then fled into the park, police said.

Cosby was arrested shortly after and charged with one count of armed robbery, attempted armed robbery with a firearm and possession of a firearm in a firearm-free zone.

Disclaimer: All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

UPDATE 8:30 a.m. — Lafayette Police have confirmed that the lockdown has been lifted, and parents can resume dropping off their kids.

Police responded to 200 block of Couret Drive to report a of a man with a gun, which is in the vicinity of the school. Police said a suspect has been detained but the investigation continues, with officers still in the area.

ORIGINAL STORY: LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Lafayette Police have confirmed that a local school has received an unspecified threat Monday morning.

Lafayette Christian Academy sent a note to parents early this morning that the school is on lockdown.

“They’re asking the parents not to drop their kids off until the lockdown is lifted,” Lafayette Police spokesman Robin Green said.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.