Armed robbery call prompts Dothan Prep lockdown

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UPDATE: At 10:25 AM Dothan Police told the WDHN news crew on scene that there was not an armed robbery at this location, despite the 911 call that indicated such.

DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) – A business across the street from Dothan Preparatory Academy was robbed just after 10 AM this morning.

The armed robbery has prompted Dothan City Schools to place the school on lockdown. Dothan Police are searching the area for the armed robbery suspect who was seen wearing all black with a handgun.

This is a developing story.

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