Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014
Local Breaking News

Juveniles rioting at Highlands County youth correction facility


Published:

A Polk County Sheriff's Office SWAT team and other agencies are at the scene tonight of a riot at the Avon Park Youth Academy.

Deputies responded to calls around 8:40 about a riot within the juvenile correction facility, at 242 South Park Blvd.

The juveniles are in the process of surrendering to authorities, deputies say.

Stay with TBO.com for updates.

Comments

Part of the Tribune family of products

© 2014 TAMPA MEDIA GROUP, LLC