Chapman scene

CHAPMAN — The Chapman Police Department and Dickinson County Sheriff's Office are still responding to a situation in Chapman.

Chapman Elementary School was cancelled Thursday because of a "police situation," the school district posted on its Facebook page.

As of 4:30 p.m. Thursday, there is still an active situation in that area.

WIBW is reporting that it is a mental health/domestic welfare issue.

Officials have barricaded the area.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported that there is no threat to the public.


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