Threatening note found at East Hamilton Middle High School
Hamilton County, TN (WDEF) – The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a threatening note found Wednesday morning at East Hamilton Middle High School.
It was a handwritten note found on a bathroom wall.
Officials say it was not as specific as other threatening notes recently found at Ooltewah High School.
It said, “School is going to pay.”
There’s no suspect right now, but officials say they take any threats seriously.
They do not however consider this note to be a credible threat.
Officials say due to the seriousness of these types of messages that they will pursue criminal charges if a suspect is found.