Security increases at high school football games

Security increases at high school football games
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this morning the 16 year old charged in the triple shooting last Friday night after that rains leave football game will be in court facing charges as an adult investigators say Robert Howard shot and killed 19 year old Joe rod Adams and wounded two others after the football game following a fight in the stands the shooting is prompted the school district to move some of the football games to different days in different times button County Schools announced it is now increasing security during its football games in the wake of the shooting news for Jax reporter Jennifer Reddy’s joining us now live this morning with details Jennifer good morning the school district says that they did not make this decision because of a specific threat threat rather but instead in response to the shooting that happened here in Jacksonville last Friday the Putnam County school district says there will now be more security at its home games at three of its high schools starting this weekend the Putnam County School District is ramping up its security at all home games for Crescent City Interlaken and Palatka high schools the school district says fans will still be allowed to bring bags or purses into the stadium for games but they will be subject to search this comes less than a week after 19 year-old Jerrod Adams was shot and killed as thousands of people were leaving the rain’s football stadium following a rivalry game police believe a fight in the stands during the third quarter of the game led to the shooting they are also looking into the teenager’s connections to gangs as a motive Putnam County isn’t the only school district that has announced security changes News 4 Jack’s first told you earlier this week Duval County Schools is moving the dates and times of several big games to be played in the daylight teams will play either Thursday or Friday at 5:30 or Saturday mornings at 10:00 Duval County already announced that Lee Westside and reigns First Coast have already been moved to Saturday at 10 o’clock Jennifer ready channel 4 the local station

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