Springfield Police investigate social media threat

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A circulating social media threat lead local police in Springfield to investigate.

Local law enforcement officials say that the threat is potentially related towards schools in the area, they have been actively investigating this report since Friday, October 22.

In a statement to 22news Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood said “while the investigation continues there will be a heightened police presence at Springfield public schools.

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