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ELKHART — Concord West Side Elementary School had a brief scare Thursday morning following an attempted robbery reported nearby.

The school on the south edge of Elkhart was placed on lockdown for about 15 minutes late Thursday morning, shortly after a robbery attempt was reported at a business in the area on Hively Avenue, according to information from Elkhart Police Department spokesman Sgt. Chris Snyder and West Side Principal Gerard Donlon. 

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