Man in custody following lockdown at Carroll University, nearby Waukesha schools

A man was taken into custody Tuesday after officials locked down the Carroll University campus in Waukesha following a report of a man with a firearm.

  • Police respond at Carroll University on Tuesday after a man was seen carrying what appeared to be a rifle on the campus in Waukesha. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • Police respond to a suspected gunman at Carroll University in Waukesha on Tuesday. After locating the man at his nearby apartment, the gun was discovered to be a nonlethal airsoft gun. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • Heavily armed Waukesha police officers patrol near Carroll University after a gunman was spotted near campus. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • Police and sheriff's deputies stand ready at the corner of W. College and Maple avenues as Carroll University was put on lockdown after a gunman was spotted near campus. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • Waukesha Police Department Captain Ron Oremus answers questions during a press conference at Carroll University in Waukesha following reports that a man with a gun spurred a lockdown of the campus. Carroll University's director of the Department of Public Safety Michael J. Zens (center) was also present to answer questions during the press conference. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • Officers leave the area after a man was taken into custody on Maple Ave. near W. College in Waukesha following reports of a man with a gun near Carroll University. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • An officer takes cover at a house on Maple Ave. near W. College in Waukesha with his gun drawn, as Carroll University in Waukesha is on lockdown following reports of a man with a gun. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • An officer stands at the corner of W. College and Maple avenues in Waukesha with his gun drawn, as Carroll University in Waukesha is on lockdown following reports of a man with a gun. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • A man was taken into custody by authorities after reports that a man with a gun was seen on the Carroll University campus in Waukesha. Police said the man was carrying an airsoft gun and are determining if an actual crime has even been committed. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • A group of responders move with their guns drawn behind a Waukesha Sheriff's unit on Maple Ave. near W. College in Waukesha. Nearby Carroll University was on lockdown following reports of a man with a gun. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff

  • A group of responders move with their guns drawn on Maple Ave. near W. College in Waukesha. Nearby Carroll University was on lockdown following reports of a man with a gun. A male was taken into custody who had been walking around the area with an airsoft gun. Students reported seeing a man with a gun near the campus around 10:20 a.m. and the campus was put into lockdown. Police, SWAT and K-9 units were deployed to the area. The man was taken into custody without incident. Kristyna Wentz-Graff