LITTLE CYPRESS, Texas — Extra police officers will be on the Little Cypress-Mauriceville High School campus Thursday in response to a threat.
Early Thursday morning the Little Cypress-Mauriceville Consolidated Independent School District learned about a threat made against the high school according to a Facebook post by the district just after 8 :30 a.m.
Police were contacted immediately and an investigation began the post said.
The student who made the threat will not be on campus today the district said in the post.
District officials will be working with police to "resolve the issue" according to the district.
This is a developing story. We will update with more if and when we receive more confirmed information.
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Early this morning, district officials learned of an alleged threat made by a student against the high school.
Local authorities were immediately contacted and an investigation was started. The district will continue working with local authorities to resolve the issue, and there will be an increased police presence on site throughout the day.
The student who made the threat will not be on the campus.