EARLY CO., GA (WALB) - An Early County man is facing charges after running from an officer Thursday afternoon, causing a school lockdown.
Samuel Lyles, 35, was arrested Thursday night when officers found him hiding in the yard at his mother's house.
The Early County Sheriff's department got a call that Lyles was threatening another person with a gun.
Officers tried to apprehend Lyles in the parking lot of a local hotel.
They said he began to run from the officers.
The investigation is still underway.
It's not clear yet if he will face more charges.