Extra officers on Trumann school campus today in response to threat

Thursday, April 24, 2014

A phone message sent out to parents today from the Trumann School District said extra officers would be posted on campus in response to threats issued over Facebook.

The message, which was also posted to the school's Facebook and Twitter accounts, reads, "Parents, Trumann School District is aware of a rumor that originated on Facebook about threats against the school. Be assured that we are taking all threats very seriously and are taking all necessary precautions. There have been no direct threats or weapons found in the school. Trumann Police Department is aware of the situation and is providing extra officers on each campus throughout the day. Student safety is our greatest concern at all times."

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