Law enforcement officers today are searching the area near Skyline Elementary School for an unidentified male subject who was seen on the school’s property, according to a statement released by Sedalia School District 200 this afternoon.

No students or staff members were in danger but, as a precaution, students will remain in the building for the remainder of the school day. Additional security will be stationed at the school for the remainder of the day, as well, the District said.

At all Sedalia 200 schools, exterior doors are locked during school hours, with visitors being required to identify themselves and their purpose at the school before they are allowed inside.

If you have information about this incident, please contact the Sedalia Police Department at 827-7823.

Randy Kirby