Parchment High released early after threat

Posted: 1:42 PM, Nov 12, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-12 13:42:03-05

PARCHMENT, Mich. — Citing a threat on social media, the Parchment School District announced the senior high school let students out early on Tuesday.

In a post to its Facebook page, the district says the threat is consistent with other threats that prompted Portage Public School s and Kalamazoo Public Schools to cancel classes this week. Parchment students were allowed out of the building at 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Kalamazoo Township Police are investigating the threat against Parchment High. Parents will be notified when more information is available.