From the Trussville Tribune staff reports
TRUSSVILLE — On Monday a message was sent, from Hewitt-Trussville Principal Dr. Lisa Berry to faculty, that a student had allegedly threatened to create a “hit list” for Hewitt-Trussville Middle School.
On Wednesday Dr. Berry sent a message, to Hewitt-Trussville Middle School parents, that contained further information concerning the incident.
According to the message, a social media posting was investigated this week by the Trussville Police Department.
The message went on to advise that the Threat Assessment Protocol has been completed and the police department has informed the school that the investigation on the social media posting is closed.
The message quotes the police as advising, “The perceived threat in this case is considered to be unfounded.”
The message concludes by stating, “As always, the safety of our students is our first priority. Please thank the Trussville Police for helping us keep our students safe.”