Security Threat at Stephenville High School

There was a security threat of some kind at Stephenville High School this afternoon.

At approximately 1:00 p.m. the school activated secure school procedures after a threat was received by school board officials in Corner Brook.

RCMP were on the scene and assisted with the release of students.

The exam schedule was interrupted.

There were no injuries.

The nature of the threat is not being disclosed at this time.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Bay St. George RCMP at 709-643-2118. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP190 + your message to "CRIMES" (274637), or by webtip at