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Increased police presence Monday at Palm Beach Central High School

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Posted at 8:51 AM, Oct 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-14 11:07:18-04

WELLINGTON, Fla. — The Palm Beach County School District said there will be an increased police presence Monday at Palm Beach Central High School after a written threat was found on a bathroom stall.

Officials said School District Police officers are investigating the incident.

The district said it takes all threats seriously.

The school district said once the person who made the threat is identified they could face criminal charges as well as discipline under the Student Code of Conduct.

The school district issued the following reminder to "Please advise your child that if they see anything suspicious in, or around our campus, or if they have an idea who did this, to please contact school administration or law enforcement, or report their information anonymously through the Fortify Florida app, or through the student Crime Stopper tip line at 1-800-458-TIPS, that's 1-800-458-TIPS."