WILLOUGHBY, OH (WOIO) - There are extra police at Willoughby South High Monday in wake of a rumored threat circulating on Twitter.
Late Sunday, police responded to a Twitter rumor that a student was going to bring a gun to South High on Monday.
Police interviewed the student rumored to have made the threat, and found no firearm, or even any evidence that the rumor was true.
School officials encourage anyone who becomes aware of any activity that could harm students in the school/school district to call the Safe School Helpline at 1-800-4-1-VOICE ext. 359 or on the web at www.safeschoolhelpline.com. It's free, confidential and available 24 hours/7 days a week.