'Code Brown' lifted after alert given at Miami-Dade Metro Justice Building

By Jeff Tavss - Executive Producer

MIAMI - The Miami-Dade Metro Justice Building was under lockdown Thursday morning after a Code Brown was issued inside the courthouse.

A Code Brown refers to a threat or incident within the building and employees and guests are to seek shelter where they are.

Local 10's Glenna Milberg received a text from a judge who was locked in their chambers along with assistant state attorneys

After 30 minutes, the alert was lifted and the lockdown ended.

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