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A-C Valley suspends student for alleged social media threat

November 19, 2019 News Extra

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FOXBURG, Clarion County — The Allegheny-Clarion Valley School District has suspended a student for allegedly making a threat on social media that resulted in a campus lockdown Monday and a two-hour delay of classes Tuesday.

“We are aware of who made the threat,” said Superintendent David McDeavitt. “The student who made the threat was placed on out-of-school suspension.”

He said the threat was discovered on a social media site after school hours Monday by an administrator in a neighboring school district who learned about it from a parent and contacted him. “I quickly realized it was one of our students,' McDeavitt said.

This is an excerpt from an article that will appear in Wednesday's Butler Eagle. Subscribe online or in print to read the full article.

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