Amherst Police find threat against Sweet Home High School non-credible

Amherst

AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB)– Amherst Police say they investigated a threat at Sweet Home High School and have found it non-credible. There will still be an increased police presence at the school Friday morning.

Sweet Home Superintendent Tony Day says the district was made aware late Thursday evening of a social media threat against the high school.

Officials say the post referenced a potential threat to the safety of the high school for Friday.

Day says he will provide more information about the findings of the investigation and any response necessary in the morning.

He added the safety of the buildings, staff, faculty, and students remains a top priority.

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