• Suspicious incident leads to lockdown at Universal Studios

    By: Deanna Allbrittin , Jack DeMarco

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    ORLANDO, Fla. - Early Saturday evening, Universal Studios was placed on lockdown and guests couldn't leave Universal Studios property, according to Orlando police.

    Orlando police say someone traveling on I-4 allegedly saw someone with a rifle in the parking garage of Universal Studios.

    Police shut down both parking garages for everyone's safety while officers conducted a systematic search of both parking garage structures.


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    Orlando police say, with the assistance of Universal Security staff, the parking garages were deemed safe and nothing was found.

    Universal operations are now back to normal.

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