MISD: Threat circulating on social media was from 2018

MIDLAND, Tx. (KOSA) -- UPDATE: Midland ISD said the threatening post originated from Clovis, New Mexico in 2018.

The district said extra support will remain on campus as a precaution.

The campus did not go into lockdown or lockout on Friday.
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Midland Independent School District is investigating a threatening message circulating on social media.

A post circulating on social media is threatening a shooting at Coleman High School.

The district said MISD police are investigating the threat. A statement sent by the district Friday morning said action is being taken to ensure the safety of students and staff.

"...The district follows a standard response protocol to keep students and staff safe as we encounter potential safety and security situations. School is starting as normal as the police department conducts their work..."

This article will continue to be updated as new information becomes available.