ARMSTRONG COUNTY (KDKA) — Kiski Township Police are investigating after a local high school received a threat during its graduation ceremony.
Apollo-Ridge High School held its commencement ceremony on Friday at Owens Field. According to police, a post surfaced online towards the end of the ceremony, threatening the school. As a precaution, police say they escorted graduates and guests off of school property.READ MORE: Report: Steelers Request To Interview Kris Richard For Defensive Coordinator Opening
The police department is classifying the incident as involving terroristic threats, and their investigation is ongoing.READ MORE: Activists Want Desk Duty For Reinstated Penn Hills Officer Under Investigation In Shooting Death
“Currently there is no credible threat towards the school and enhanced measures are being taken to ensure the safety of the staff and students that have to conduct business on Apollo-Ridge School District property in the coming weeks,” police wrote in a statement.MORE NEWS: Lawmakers Stalemated On Pennsylvania Congressional Map, Top Senator Says
Anyone with information is asked to call Kiski Township Police at (724) 478-3357 or email email@example.com.