ST. CLOUD, Fla. – A lockdown has been lifted at Canoe Creek Charter Academy after authorities determined that a threat made against the school Wednesday morning was not credible, according to St. Cloud Police.
Police said the school was placed on lockdown for the safety of all students while officers determined if the threat was credible.
The lockdown was lifted after noon after police said they conducted and located the two students responsible on campus.
“The St. Cloud Police Department takes all threats of violence on school property serious and we will continue to work with school staff and investigate these incidents thoroughly,” police said in a news release.
***Public Service Announcement***@StCloudPD is on scene at Canoe Creek Charter Academy investigating a threat. The school is currently on lockdown for the safety of all students, and staff as Officers investigate. Update to follow.— St.Cloud Police Dept (@StCloudPD) March 4, 2020
Criminal charges are under review.
Authorities have not provided details on the nature of the threat.