Sat. Apr 4th, 2020

‘Vague threat’ prompts extra security at New Smyrna beach school


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CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION. THEY SAID THEY ARE NOT COMMENTING ABOUT THE DEATHS AT THIS TIME. MICHELLE: EXTRA OFFICERS WERE ADDED TO NEW SMYRNA BEACH HIGH SCHOOL THIS MORNING AS A PRECAUTION AFTER A VAGUE THREAT SURFACED. POLICE SAY AN ANONYMOUS TIP CAME IN THROUGH FORTIFY FLORIDA LATE LAST NIGHT THAT THERE MIGHT BE A SHOOTING AT THE SCHOOL. THERE WAS NO OTHER INFORMATION GIVEN, BUT POLICE INCREASE PRESENCE THERE. THE SCHOOL’S PRINCIPAL SENT THIS CALL HOME TO FAMILIES. >> OUR SCHOOL SECURITY TEAM, WHICH INCLUDES SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS, CAMPUS ADVISORS, OUR SCHOOL RESOURCE DEPUTY, AN OUR SCHOOL GUARDIAN WILL BE MONITORING OUR SINGLE ENTRY ACCESS POINTS, COMMON AREAS, COURTYARD, HALLWAYS, FIELDS, AND PARKING LOTS MICHELLE: T

‘Vague threat’ prompts extra security at New Smyrna beach school

Extra officers were added to New Smyrna Beach High School Friday morning as a precaution after a vague threat surfaced.Police say an anonymous tip came in through Fortify Florida late Thursday night, saying that there might be a shooting at the school.There was no other information given, but police increased presence there.The school’s principal sent a call home to families saying the following:“Our school security team, which includes school administrators, campus advisors, our school resource deputy and our school guardian will be monitoring our single-entry access points, common areas, courtyard, hallways, fields and parking lots.”The increased security was expected to last throughout the day Friday.

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. —

Extra officers were added to New Smyrna Beach High School Friday morning as a precaution after a vague threat surfaced.

Police say an anonymous tip came in through Fortify Florida late Thursday night, saying that there might be a shooting at the school.

There was no other information given, but police increased presence there.

The school’s principal sent a call home to families saying the following:

“Our school security team, which includes school administrators, campus advisors, our school resource deputy and our school guardian will be monitoring our single-entry access points, common areas, courtyard, hallways, fields and parking lots.”

The increased security was expected to last throughout the day Friday.

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