Police: Rumor of possible threat at Montoursville Area School District
MONTOURSVILLE, LYCOMING COUNTY (WOLF) —
Montoursville Police Department says a possible threat was discovered Wednesday against a Montoursville Area School District campus.
The police department took to their Facebook about the incident and have since updated it twice Thursday.
Police say they have spoken to dozens of students and parents trying to track down where the rumor originally started.
Officials are taking it as a real threat for the safety of the school district.
They say rumors started circulating Monday, but no one stepped forward to report it until Wednesday.
One of the police department's Facebook posts advises everyone that there will be multiple law enforcement agencies at all four schools in the upcoming days.
Police say they are working with local, county, state, and federal law enforcement agencies.