The Gowanda Central School District said two juveniles have been arrested and accused of conveying terroristic threats. In an assertion given Friday evening, the school region said the understudies had been arrested following a Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Department examination.
The Gowanda Central School District said late Thursday night that they got information about photos supposedly taken on one of its school buses, and it included “imagery of weapons.” That provoked the school region to close while an investigation was dispatched.
“The investigation closed, the photos were modified through Photoshop, and no weapon was at any point present on the bus,” the region said.
“In any case, the investigation additionally finished with two juveniles being accused of conveying militant psychological threats with forthcoming school discipline. Right now, the circumstance has been settled, and the safety of Gowanda understudies and staff is no longer in danger.”
“The primary strategy is to stay vigilant and careful,” the region said in its assertion on Friday. “On the off chance that you see or witness anything strange please, contact the police and additionally school organization at the earliest opportunity.”
Pine Valley Central School District posted on its Facebook page that all schools would be shut on Friday after getting a threat in the morning
Southwestern Central School District likewise reported that it would be shut Friday because of various threats.