Threat At Beech Senior High Deemed Unfounded

Posted at 5:38 AM, Sep 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-22 08:04:51-04

A reported threat made against Beech Senior High School in Hendersonville has been deemed unfounded, according to district officials.

Jeremy Johnson, Communications Director for Sumner County Schools, said there was never any threat made against the school and the incident was a misunderstanding.

Sumner County sheriff’s officials began investigating after getting reports of a threat. As a precaution, authorities said they’re stepping up security at the school.

No additional details were known.