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Student detained after firearm found at Anderson High School

Anderson High School will be closed Friday
Anderson High School
Posted at 2:17 PM, Nov 17, 2022

ANDERSON — Anderson Police say one student was detained Thursday after a firearm was found at Anderson High School.

Anderson Police Detective Caleb McKnight says no one was injured and the scene is secured.

The school was placed on lockdown as authorities investigated.

A voice message was also sent to families regarding a potential threat on Friday. Students and staff can expect extra law enforcement presence at the school.

Anderson High School and D26 Career Center will be closed Friday.