Local High School goes on lockdown following threat made on social media

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Published: May. 26, 2022 at 6:07 PM EDT
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BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (WVVA) - Pikeview High School was placed on lockdown after a threat was made on social media.

The district says the social media threat involved a Tiktok trend and the source of the threat was identified and detained.

WVVA reached out to state police and a board member for more information, but a district representative refused to offer additional details.

WVVA will share more information as it’s released by State Police or Mercer County Public Schools.

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