January 21, 2019 11:24 PM
GREECE, N.Y. (WHEC) - On Monday, Greece Police said they're aware of rumors going around on social media about a threat to Greece schools on Tuesday.
Police say those rumors are false and students and staff should report to school as normal.
The district issued a statement saying the students believed to be involved have been identified by police and are cooperating with the investigation.
Greece Police are expected to hold a press conference Tuesday afternoon regarding the investigation into Friday's incident.
Police say there is no immediate danger to the students and staff.
We have been made aware of social media rumors regarding a threat to Greece schools tomorrow. Greece Police have confirmed that these rumors are not true. All of our schools will be open and students should be in attendance. We’ll see you tomorrow morning. Thank you. pic.twitter.com/oPn2Hzl23p— Greece Central (@GreeceCentral) January 21, 2019
@GreecePoliceNY is aware of rumors circulating on various social media platforms regarding a threat to Greece schools tomorrow.— Greece Police NY (@GreecePoliceNY) January 21, 2019
The rumors are FALSE.
We do not have any information or reports of a threat to school safety. Students and faculty should report to school normally.
Updated: January 21, 2019 11:24 PM
Created: January 21, 2019 04:33 PM
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