Police in La Porte investigate after elementary school threat uncovered

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La PORTE, Ind. (WNDU) - Officials at the La Porte Police Department are investigating a threat toward Handley Elementary School. Fortunately, officers say the school is safe.

Police have reportedly learned the original threat, which came from Facebook post, is from more than a month ago, saying it doesn't appear that anyone is trying to carry out the act.

Police had more patrolmen at the school Monday and say the community will be notified if there's any reason to believe anyone is in danger.