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Cleveland ISD police department investigating instagram threat

February 25, 2019 GMT

The Cleveland Independent School District police department has an ongoing investigation about a possible threat that was posted on Instagram.

A female student at Cleveland High School threatened the high school administration in the social media post.

The school district released a statement ensuring the safety for the high school student and the staff.

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“Cleveland Independent School District takes these threats very serious, and we put student and staff’s safety as the first priority,” said district officials said in the press release. “Parents expect there children to be safe at school, and the district’s intention is to provide a safe environment for everyone.”

marcus.gutierrez@chron.com