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Active shooter false alarm at Ball Corporation

Since the beginning of January there have been 11 homicides in Roanoke city.
Since the beginning of January there have been 11 homicides in Roanoke city.(WDBJ7)
Published: Sep. 12, 2021 at 8:31 PM EDT
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FINDLAY, Ohio (WTVG) - A call for an active shooter at the Ball Corporation plant in Findlay was a false alarm.

According to a press release from the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement was a alerted to the situation just after 4:00 pm on Sunday. The plant was cleared. Night shift workers were told not to report to their 6:15 shift, according to Ball Corporation’s security consultants, Securitas.

The building was searched twice, and it was determined that there was no active shooter. Law enforcement cleared the scene around 6:25. Night shift workers then reported for their shifts.

An investigation is ongoing in the Sheriff’s department.

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