ICC to hold mock active shooter drill in Belden Friday

This is only a training exercise and is expected to take approximately three to four hours.

Posted: Jan 3, 2019 11:41 AM
Updated: Jan 17, 2019 4:13 PM

BELDEN, Miss. (WTVA) - Itawamba Community College and Tupelo police will conduct a mock active shooter drill Friday.

The drill will be at ICC’s Belden Center on 3200 Adams Farm Road on Jan. 18 from 9 a.m. to noon.

This is only a training exercise and is expected to take approximately three to four hours.

This will be on the south side of the Belden Center.

“This will be a test for our emergency preparedness procedures,” said Dr. Brad Boggs, dean of students. “The normal operation of the facility will not be disrupted.”

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