Lockdown over at St. Clair County government building

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BELLEVILLE, IL — Police are dealing with a situation near the St. Clair County Courthouse.  A caller tells FOX 2 that the building located at 19 Public Square was on lockdown after a report of a gunman.

That turns out not to be the case.  Police have a person of interest in custody.  They say he did not have a weapon.