Updated: “Credible threat” has led to the closure of LeRoy Schools
Written by WBTA STAFF on September 27, 2019
LeRoy Central School will be closed today due to a reported threat.
The school district has posted on their official twitter account that the schools in LeRoy will be closed as police are currently investigating a “credible threat” that was made to the school.
The post says to stay tuned for more information and dispatchers in LeRoy confirmed police are investigating and should issue a press release later.
Message from LeRoy Superintendent Merritt Holly to GCSO:
The School received a report of a possible threat and we are currently investigating.
The School received it early this morning and given the hour made the decision to close to allow us to try to determine if the threat was credible or not.
Given the ongoing investigation we will not be making anyone available for on-camera interviews.
Update from the Editor:
LEROY VS. AVON FOOTBALL CANCELLED
Due to the investigation currently underway at LeRoy Central School the football game scheduled for tonight 9/27 in Avon has been cancelled along with all other after school activities.
The LeRoy vs. Avon football game has been rescheduled to Saturday at 7 p.m. in Avon.