May 25, 2016

Partly sunny

Threat made at North Ridgeville Middle

Classes at North Ridgeville Middle School were dismissed as usual at 2:20 p.m. Tuesday despite a threat made to the school, according to district spokeswoman Tissy Simon.

Details as to what the threat was and how it was made are expected to be announced at a news conference at 5 p.m. by Supt. Michael Tefs.

Police have been at the school investigating this afternoon, said Simon, who said she was alerted by Tefs around 1:30 to a possible danger at the school.