Plattsmouth Community Schools closed Wednesday due to threat

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PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. - All Plattsmouth Community Schools will be closed on Wednesday, October 4 after someone made a social media threat to harm students at the middle school.

The district posted this statement on their website:

ALL PCS SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED, ON OCT. 4, 2017
IMPORTANT-PLEASE READ:
Good evening. This is a message from the Plattsmouth Community Schools. Please read this carefully. It was reported that someone posted a threat on social media about a shooting that will take place at Plattsmouth Middle School, on Wed, Oct. 4, 2017. Based on information that was obtained from local law enforcement, a short time ago, this appears to be a credible threat. Local law enforcement made contact with one, but not all, of the potential suspects. ALL PLATTSMOUTH COMMUNITY SCHOOLS WILL BE CLOSED, ON WED., OCT. 4, 2017, as we continue to investigate the situation. We take these threats very seriously. Please plan accordingly, as we strive to maintain the safety of our students and staff members. Thank you.