Waimea Middle School cancels classes amid concerns of violent TikTok threat
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Waimea Middle School on Hawaii Island will be closed on Friday following a nationwide threat of gun violence that’s been circulating on TikTok.
The school sent a letter to parents Thursday saying, “Police are aware of the rumored national threat.”
The threat on social media said that numerous school shootings will take place.
A spokesperson for the state Department of Education said no public schools have plans to close on Friday.
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