Bomb threat leads to DODEA school evacuation, cancellations on Guam
- Author: Rogelio Becker Feb 23, 2018,
Feb 23, 2018, 1:49
According to police, the recipient described distress over the message especially in light of a recent rumored school shooting at Springfield High School.
"I do know that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was involved last night, the Clark County Sheriff's Office and the Springfield Police Division also", Hill said.
The post, seen on Instagram on Thursday, said "Poly Students! there has been word of a school shooter, threatening to shoot the school tomorrow".
"We do always take these reports seriously", she said of information like the "SHS" social media post.
This they say indicates there is no current threat to local schools.
The Selma Police Department said in a Facebook post that there was no credible threat to Selma High School - a conclusion reached by law enforcement agencies around the country responding to the same threat.
"There was a non credible threat, considered a hoax, at another school district in another county, which was being discussed online and on social media by some middle school students".
Fort Wayne Police Department investigators determined the post was made in OH, said Krista Stockman, Fort Wayne Community Schools public information officer.
Salisbury police said their school resource officer is working with school staff to monitor the situation and ensure the safety of students.
The Springfield High School in Mahoning County is in New Middletown, which is located in Springfield Township.
Anderson said they take several factors into consideration when prosecuting those who make threats that cause panic and alarm.
Silver Schools board member Eddie Flores confirmed that Superintendent Brown made the board of the Cliff threat on Wednesday and he was also aware of the SHS threat this morning.
The threat did not specify a school or district, meaning area districts are taking precautions.