A request for residents of the small town of Opal to remain inside with doors locked was canceled early Wednesday morning by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office.
The request for those living in the town, located in southern Lincoln County, to lock doors and stay inside was issued by the Sheriff’s Office Tuesday night at about 11:30 p.m. The Sheriff’s Office said they were canvassing the area for a suspect at large. The request was canceled the following morning at 5:45 a.m.
SVI has requested additional information from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. More details will be given as they are released.