4:20PM UPDATE: School district officials announce a student is in custody, and the investigation is complete. They say at time was anyone in any danger.
SPENCER, NY (WENY) -- Spencer-Van Etten Central School District officials say an investigation is underway, after a written threat was found scrawled on a desk in the high school on Tuesday.
According to a post on the school district's Facebook page, the threat was discovered during a high school class, indicating that there would be a shooting at the school later this month. The district says immediately contacted the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, who is now investigating.
In the post, the district assures there is no evidence that students or staff are in immediate danger. This is a developing story; WENY News will provide updated information as it becomes available.