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High School Threat Calls for Heightened Security

School-Police2WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — There’s a stronger police presence today at West Springfield High School. That’s because a threat was found in the boys bathroom Tuesday afternoon.

Staff at the school were searching students’ bags this morning as they entered the building.

Multiple police officers and K9 units are patrolling inside and outside the school.

Chief of West Springfield Police Ronald Campurciani told ABC40 that they believe the threat was left by a current student and they already have several suspects.

Stay with ABC40 on air and online for the latest on this developing story.

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  • paulb62

    Unbelievable. They think it is a joke until they get caught