MPD: School threat believed to be hoax

MADISON, AL (WAFF) - Madison police are investigating a school threat/hoax.

The police department received anonymous information from a federal partner about a potential threat against Liberty Middle School on Tuesday morning.

Police say they believe the threat is a hoax and the information doesn't appear to be credible.

Police are investigating this threat and have stepped up police presence at the schools.

Madison police say they, along with the school system, are taking the appropriate actions to ensure the safety of students and teachers.

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