1 taken into custody after Moody city schools placed on heightened alert


MOODY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Moody Police Department has taken a person into custody after they received information that, out an “abundance of caution,” placed Moody schools on heightened alert Friday morning.

According to the Moody Police Department, placing the Moody City schools under heightened awareness was to show an “abundance of caution” with no belief in a true threat existed to any student or resident.

Moody police are investigating the information leading to the “heightened awareness” and believe that taking the person into custody will resolve the concern that was brought to their attention.

You can view the social media posts shared by the Moody Police Department below.

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