Decatur City Schools using metal detectors during basketball game

Austin and Decatur high schools will play against each other Friday night.

Posted: Dec 6, 2019 2:51 PM
Updated: Dec 6, 2019 3:35 PM

Decatur City Schools will use metal detectors during Friday night’s basketball game between Austin and Decatur high schools.

Austin High School says this is a proactive measure and it has not experienced an incident involving a weapon being used at a game.

The metal detectors will also be used at a game on Jan. 3.

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