Thursday, October 05, 2017
Northeast Kansas City School Scare
Scare aftermath with COMPREHENSIVE reporting from this community news outlet . . .
Northeast News: Anonymous tip warns of threat to Northeast High School
"According to Northeast High School principal Douglas Bolden, he swiftly informed the KCPS security team and district administrators of the threat. Ultimately, KCPS decided to open Northeast for a normal day of classes on Thursday, October 5, albeit with additional security and safeguards in place.
"KCPS Public Relations and News Coordinator Ray Weikal told the Northeast News that a similar threat – later deemed to be unfounded – was reported anonymously exactly one year ago, on October 5, 2016.
"Bolden noted in a letter sent home with students on October that he and the district are working with the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department as it works to investigate the threat . . ."
Developing . . .