Worcester County schools on lockdown as police search for suspect
Several schools on Maryland's Eastern Shore were placed on lockdown Monday morning while authorities searched for a man wanted for making threats of terror in Delaware, officials say.
Worcester County authorities say they're on the lookout for a white man with a stocky build, standing 5-foot-8 inches tall with black hair and black facial hair. He's wanted in Delaware for making terroristic threats and may be armed.
WBOC has identified the suspect as 24-year-old Jessey Dudley, who did not return to a Georgetown, Del. corrections center after being given an authorized pass.
According to WBOC, several schools have been placed on lockdown due to the search, including:
- Snow Hill Elementary School
- Snow Hill Middle School
- Snow Hill High School
- Cedar Chapel Special School
- Worcester Technical High School
- Worcester County Board of Education Central Office
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