Terroristic Threat to CV Middle School

Yesterday evening, November 17th, the East Lampeter Township Police Department received a report regarding a threat of violence targeting students at the Conestoga Valley Middle School, 2114 Horseshoe Rd.  The threat was received electronically.

This threat has not yet been determined to be credible or legitimate; however, out of an abundance of caution, the Conestoga Valley School District elected to cancel classes at the middle school for today, Friday November 18th

Officers have been on site and the building is secure.  The East Lampeter Township Police continues to work with school officials to investigate this crime and to help ensure the safety of the Conestoga Valley School District community including students, faculty, and visitors. 

At this time, we are not releasing any specifics regarding the threat so as not to impede the on-going criminal investigation.