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Metal detectors to be installed at Rupp Arena

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LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) – People planning to attend events at Rupp Arena might need to plan on arriving early.

Officials announced Monday the arena will start using walk-through metal detectors for many events.

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The detectors have become a standard security feature at many arenas around the country, including the KFC Yum! Center.

The University of Kentucky has not said if the detectors will be used before basketball games.

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