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Two San Antonio schools affected by threats Friday; No students were harmed

San Antonio police mentioned one of many threats was texted by a scholar, which prompted officers to answer the campus Friday morning.

SAN ANTONIO — Brooks Academy of Science on Friday morning was positioned on lockdown as a precaution following a menace, San Antonio Police mentioned.

The menace was made by way of a textual content from a scholar, police mentioned. When officers arrived on the college, which is positioned within the 3800 block of Lyster Road in southeast San Antonio, they decided that the campus was secure and there was no lively menace. 

However, a crowd of fogeys was seen outdoors of the college, and police mentioned they were advised in regards to the incident and knowledgeable the college was safe. The college had despatched messages to folks at first of the incident after which once more after police had secured the campus. The message advised mother and father that students couldn’t be picked up or dropped off and that regulation enforcement was on web site for “an alleged threat.”

The college later mentioned that “the individual who made the alleged threat is in custody” and that the campus had extra safety in place as a precaution.

Meanwhile, Thomas Edison High School additionally confronted threats Friday. Police say it stemmed from a social media publish that additionally being seen across the nation. The social publish was screenshotted in a textual content message and shared between students. 

There is not any phrase of any accidents in that incident. 

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