Heightened Police presence at high school following threat

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WARWICK, R.I. (WLNE) – There’s an increased police presence at Toll Gate High School in Warwick Friday morning after a threat targeting the school was posted to social media.

Warwick Schools said they spoke to the student connected to the threat, and said everyone is safe.

Toll Gate parents and students were alerted to the threat by phone early Friday morning.

Police are on scene at the high school to provide security and investigate.

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