WAXAHACHIE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Waxahachie High School and the Ninth Grade Academy were placed under a ‘shelter in place’ mode Wednesday morning after a report that an anonymous threat was received.
BREAKING: WHS and the Ninth Grade Academy has been placed on "Shelter in Place"with addt'l security. Campus closed to visitors at this time.—
Waxahachie ISD (@WaxahachieISD) May 28, 2014
Lt. Todd Woodruff of the Waxahachie Police Department says two students received threatening text messages from an unknown person.
SWAT teams were on-site and searched the school, but nothing was found. Woodruff says police detained a student at Red Oak High School as a potential suspect.
Authorities said that all of the students were safe as Waxahachie Police worked quickly to resolve the situation.