An active shooter alert was issued just before noon for Upson-Lee High School. Local schools are NOT involved but security has been heightened on local campuses. Lamar deputies have responded to assist Upson authorities.
FROM SUPT. JUTE WILSON:
There were rumors of an active shooter at Upson-Lee. They are on lock down. We have increased the presence of law enforcement at our schools out of an abundance of caution. There have been no threats to our campus.
UPDATE: No shots were fired at U-L. Two students reported another student showed them a gun in a restroom. No gun has been found. Nobody injured. A lot of false reports were received. Lock down lifted. Two students being questioned…