Schools in Kentucky continue to operate as usual after apparent threat surfaces online

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HENDERSON, Ky. (WEHT) – It’s business as usual for schools across Kentucky, after threats reportedly surfaced online saying there would be a school shooting.

The threat reportedly said there would be a shooting in Kentucky Tuesday and one in Arkansas on Wednesday.

The FBI said it’s aware of the threat, but the bureau found no evidence that the threat is credible.

Schools across Kentucky sent notifications out to parents overnight, saying classes would be in session Tuesday as usual.

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(This story was originally published on August 27, 2019)

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