Armed intruder found inside McAdory H.S. (JEFFERSON COUNTY)


JCSO on scene at McAdory High following an incident this morning. Told a former student walked in with a handgun this morning. Sheriff’s deputies found him in the bathroom and arrested him. Lockdown lifted

by Associated Press

A former student has been arrested after bringing a gun to a high school near Birmingham.

News outlets report the 17-year-old was arrested Friday morning after staff at McAdory High School in McCalla found him in a bathroom with a loaded handgun.

The former student has not attended the school since December, according to school officials.

The school was put on lockdown, which has been lifted. No injuries were reported.