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An incident that led to a brief lockdown of a childcare facility was found to be unfounded in Oswego on Wednesday.

Oswego Police said in a statement that around 4:20 p.m., police responded to Pfund Ct. for a report of a man with a weapon walking out of Pearce’s Cemetery onto Pfund Ct.

Responding officers checked the immediate area and spoke with nearby residents and businesses and determined the incident to be unfounded. Police say a nearby childcare facility was put on lockdown out of caution for approximately 45 minutes.

There were no injuries.

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