POLK COUNTY, Fla. - A riot erupted from a basketball game at a juvenile detention center in Central Florida.The violence caused hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage.
Polk County authorities say a fight broke out after a basketball game and escalated into a riot.
Sheriff's deputies, Florida Highway Patrol, SWAT and K-9 teams were brought in to regain control.
They say the teens trashed facilities and set fires, destroying 18 of the 20 buildings at the complex.
Additional information is not available at this time.
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