A High Alert Was Placed On Some Tuscaloosa City Schools Earlier Today

Two unrelated incidents placed some Tuscaloosa City Schools on high alert this morning.  However, those schools are back to normal systems.  According to WVUA 23, “Before school started at Southview Elementary, a weapon with no ammunition in it was discovered with a student. The weapon was found and recovered as a part of the See Something, Say Something campaign, according to Tuscaloosa City School Public Relations Coordinator Lesley Bruinton.”

Also, in an unrelated incident to Southview Elementary, according to WVUA 23, “In another part of the city, Central High School, Central Elementary, Westlawn, Tuscaloosa Career and Technology Academy, and Martin Luther King Elementary were put on lockdown for about 30 minutes due to a shooting in the area.”

We will update you when new information becomes available about these stories.

(Source) For the full story from WVUA 23, click here.

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