Clay County District Schools Police investigating social media threats

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. — Authorities are investigating a social media threat that was circulating around to many Clay County students.

Agencies involved in the investigation include the Clay County District Schools Police Department, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, the Green Cove Springs Police Department and the Orange Park Police Department.

The messages were posted on Snapchat and referred to an active shooter.

The school police posted on Tuesday about the threats.

Clay County School Parents: We want to inform you of a Snapchat which has been circulated to many Clay County District...

Posted by Clay County District Schools Police Department on Tuesday, March 9, 2021

According to a CCDSPD Facebook post from Wednesday morning, more social posts have circulated referencing a threat at Clay County Schools.

The post goes on to say that the newer social media post “apparently formed conclusions of what they heard.”

School police say they take these threats seriously and are actively investigating the posts.

UPDATE from social media post from March 9, 2021 Clay County District School Parents: After yesterday’s notice to...

Posted by Clay County District Schools Police Department on Wednesday, March 10, 2021