Authorities continue to investigate an incident from this past Friday afternoon at the Ridgemont School.
School officials were notified by another student that a possible threat was made on social media by a Ridgemont student.
In response, law enforcement was immediately called to investigate the threat. It was discovered that at least two students were involved in disseminating the threat.
The situation continues to be investigated by school authorities and law enforcement.
The school issued a statement stating that threats against schools are treated very seriously, and students who are determined to have made such threats face consequences through the school’s Code of Conduct, as well as potential legal consequences.
Ridgemont officials applauded the student who came forward to report the situation.