Incident Happened at Juvenile Center Near Albany Last Evening

“It could have been a lot worse”….that is how Clinton County Sheriff Jeff Vincent described an incident that took place last night at the Foothills Academy, a juvenile detention facility, near Albany.

Officials say the Albany dispatch received the call shortly before 7 o’clock of a disturbance at the academy, and that damage was being done.   WJRS NEWS talked late last evening with Sheriff Vincent, who explains what happened…

Sheriff Vincent said additional staff was called in to help with the situation, but that social media reports of a fire at the facility were just not accurate…

Vincent said he also expects charges to be filed today on several juveniles involved in the disturbance

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