ROSWELL, Ga. -- Roswell police said a lockdown of two schools was lifted shortly before noon Friday. The schools had been placed on lockdown during the search for a burglary suspect in the area.
Police said the home invasion happened at about 9 a.m., in the 500 block of Hembree Grove Overlook. They said the suspect broke into the back door of a home there, and tied up the person inside.
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Police said the victim was not hurt, and they were unsure at this point if anything was taken.
Investigators said the suspect is described as a black male, about 6 feet tall with a scruffy beard.
They said two schools -- Hembree Springs Elementary School and Elkins Pointe Middle School -- had been placed on lockdown as a precaution during their search.
Police remain in the area, and are continuing their investigation.
No injuries have been reported.