Clinton Police investigate gun threat to school

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CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) — The Clinton Public School District said they received a social media message Sunday night that someone was threatening to bring a gun to CHS today.

Leaders said the post originated in New Mexico & was originally targeting a “CHS” in another state. Click here to read the article.

CPS said they do not believe the post directly threatens Clinton High School, but they have shared the post with police and it is being investigated.

According to leaders, the district will take extra precautions to ensure the safety of students. Additional officers will be present at Clinton High School while the situation is under investigation.

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