Suspect identified after threat made toward Blackford County HS

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Suspect identified after threat made toward Blackford County HS

HARTFORD CITY, Ind. (ADAMS) – Students at Blackford County schools saw more police officers than usual Monday.

School leaders say they’re not taking any chances after a ‘non-specific threat’ Sunday.

Superintendent Chad Yencer says someone posted a stock image of a weapon and hinted at a threat toward the schools. Yencer says students would be class Monday, but he said the district is taking extra steps to ensure their safety.

Monday morning, the school posted the following message saying that a suspect has been identified in the threat:

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Posted by Blackford County Schools on Monday, March 4, 2019