ATHENS-Athens Police Department has issued a statement by Police Chief Floy Johnson concerning a threat to Athens High School (Note: The school system did release information this morning about going to e-learning classes.)
“On Tuesday, April 4, Athens City Schools notified Athens Police Department of a threat made toward Athens High School.
Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said APD investigated and made contact with the individual who made the threat.
The courts and mental health are involved and are working with Athens Police on this case. At this time the individual is no longer a threat to the school.
“I want to thank the school system for notifying us of the threat and working with us throughout the night to address this situation and work to maintain the safety of the schools,” Johnson said.”