Police investigating Social Media Threat to Williston High School

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Williston, ND) -- Another threat is being investigated at a school district in North Dakota, this time out west.

The Williston Police Department tells WDAY Radio that at 10:17 p.m. Monday evening, several reports of a threatening message circulating on social media were made involving Williston High School.

WPD says they are aware of the threat, and as a precaution will have extra law enforcement stationed at the school.

An investigation into the threat is ongoing.

This follows several rounds of swatting calls that have taken place in Minnesota and North Dakota recently.