Santa Barbara County Sheriff's officials say there is no threat to Carpinteria Middle School after a brief lockdown Wednesday morning.
According to the sheriff's office, a trespasser was reported on campus at about 9:20 a.m.
The school was placed on lockdown while deputies responded to the scene.
Sheriff's officials say the suspect fled before deputies arrived but they were able to track the suspect to a location off campus.
The lockdown was lifted by 10 a.m.