UPDATE: Jackson County deputies say the scene has been cleared, but the courthouse will be closed for the rest of the day.

The courthouse is located at 102 E Laurel St #11, Scottsboro, AL 35768.




PREVIOUS STORY: The Jackson County, Alabama courthouse closed on Wednesday morning following a shooting.

Jackson County Commission Chairman Tim Guffey tells us a man walked into the courthouse with a gun.

At this time, the Guffey doesn’t know who shot who or the severity of injuries. Guffey ordered the courthouse to be put on lockdown and cleared out.

Scottsboro Fire Department Chief Gene Necklaus says one person was flown to a hospital.

According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, the ABI will investigate.

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