Franklin Central probes shooting threats

Police were at Franklin Central High School Thursday morning because of an alleged shooting threat. School board President Scott Veerkamp said the school is taking the threat seriously even though officials believe the threat to be a rumor that escalated over social media. School officials received concerned calls from parents, but assured them that they had investigated the reports and believe the students are safe.

Please enable JavaScript to view this content.

Story Continues Below

Editor's note: You can comment on IBJ stories by signing in to your IBJ account. If you have not registered, please sign up for a free account now. Please note our updated comment policy that will govern how comments are moderated.

{{ articles_remaining }}
Free {{ article_text }} Remaining
{{ articles_remaining }}
Free {{ article_text }} Remaining Article limit resets on
{{ count_down }}