The message reads as follows that was posted at about 10:30AM on Wednesday March 21, 2018:
“There’s been a shooting Scare at Oak Park High in Oak Park a child has THREATENED to SHOOT the school up! Also a BOMB THREAT! if your child goes to Oak Park Oak Park High go to the school and get your baby you’re going to need your ID! If you are picking up for a parent they MUST email the school or be on the pick up/contact list!”
MI Headlines placed a phone call and have learned that “There is no bomb threat or shooting.” However there was a message or text going around among the students about a shooting that was going to happen. Oak Park High went into a High Security Alert to take no chances.
Police were called in to assess the situation and are investigating.
Oak Park High School is a public high school located in Oak Park.