BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – A school in East Baton Rouge Parish was briefly put on lockdown after shots were reportedly heard near the school.

A temporary lockdown was initiated at Villa Del Rey Elementary School out of an abundance of caution.

BRPD says that a subsequent search of the area did not uncover any suspicious activity.

Villa Del Rey Elementary School is located at 9765 Cuyhanga Parkway.