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Social Media Threat at Livingston High School has Authorities Investigating


Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Livingston Police Chief Craig M. Handschuch announced today that the Livingston Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating a non-specific threat, referencing Livingston High School that was posted on social media.

Authorities said qt this point, the threat does not appear credible and authorities believe that no students are in danger.

Out of an abundance of caution, police presence at Livingston High School has been increased.

Additional information regarding the status of the investigation will be released later.