Update Hempfield High School ongoing situation

On January 30, 2017 at approximately 1045 hours East Hempfield Township Police were contacted by the Hempfield School District regarding ammunition that was located on the schools campus, outside of the buildings in one location.  School and police officials are attempting to determine when the items were left behind and by whom.  The students and faculty remain safe and on a faculty hold to better allow the school and police to continue the investigation.  

The School and East Hempfield Township Police take the matter seriously and are investigating at this time.  K9 are also being brought in to assist in the investigation.  

More information will be released as it becomes available.