HOMEWOOD, Ala. (WIAT) — According to the Homewood Police Department, they responded to the Dawson recreation center on a report of a disorderly man that was playing basketball. The suspect was reportedly involved in an argument and was going to his car to possibly retrieve a weapon.
The suspect was located by police and detained for questioning.
Homewood Middle School was placed on lock down for a small period of time. The suspect was not an immediate threat to students or teachers at the school.
The male suspect was released.