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Police patrol Hilton Head middle school as added precaution after Thursday's threat

Classes were in session, and several Beaufort County Sheriff's Office deputies were patrolling Hilton Head Island Middle School as an added precaution on Friday, after a threat was discovered in a school bathroom on Thursday afternoon. The threat stated that students should not to attend Friday and that there would be "killings." On Friday afternoon, there was a brief lockdown following reports of an alleged weapon in the school. The school was searched, but no weapon was found.

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Police patrol Hilton Head middle school as added precaution after Thursday's threat

Classes were in session, and several Beaufort County Sheriff's Office deputies were patrolling Hilton Head Island Middle School as an added precaution on Friday, after a threat was discovered in a school bathroom on Thursday afternoon. The threat stated that students should not to attend Friday and that there would be "killings." On Friday afternoon, there was a brief lockdown following reports of an alleged weapon in the school. The school was searched, but no weapon was found.
Jay Karr jkarr@islandpacket.com
Police patrol Hilton Head middle school as added precaution after Thursday's threat 0:34

Police patrol Hilton Head middle school as added precaution after Thursday's threat

Listen to the 911 call as a woman reports Evans wandering around neighborhood 1:25

Listen to the 911 call as a woman reports Evans wandering around neighborhood

Deputy's report tells what led up to Beaufort County man's tasing. He died days later 1:19

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This collapsible vault could save students from active shooters. Here's how it works 0:47

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