Barricade situation closes 5 schools in Midlothian

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MIDLOTHIAN, Ill. — Five schools in Midlothian are closed Tuesday because of a barricade situation.

Bremen High School and all District 143 schools are closed including Central Park, Kolmar, Spaulding and Springfield.

Midlothian police say the on-going barricade situation is not life-threatening, but no further details have been released.

Other local schools have been closed Tuesday due to the weather, but Chicago Public Schools remain open. You can check all school closings and delays at wgntv.com/closings.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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