PORTLAND, Ore. — A former college football standout at the University of Oregon was credited Friday with tackling an armed man at a Portland, Oregon, high school before any shots were fired.
Keanon Lowe, who is now a football and track coach and security guard at Parkrose High School, told reporters as he was leaving a police interview late Friday that he was tired but relieved at the outcome, .
No one was injured in the incident, and there are no other suspects. Police declined to release any information about the armed individual, including whether or not he was a student at the school. Police spokesman Sgt. Brad Yakots did not return a call or page seeking comment on Lowe’s reported involvement.
“I’m just happy