Hilliard officers assisted Columbus in the search and arrest of a man Columbus police wanted in connection with an attempted home invasion in west Columbus, according to Andrea Litchfield, a spokeswoman for the Hilliard Division of Police.

Hilliard police had ordered a lockdown at the Hilliard Family Aquatic Center and nearby facilities while they searched for Christopher Demoranville after an attempted home invasion in west Columbus.

The lockdown since has been lifted, according to Hilliard Recreation and Parks director Steve Mazer.

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