Halifax Regional Police is investigating a threat of firearms at Halifax West High School.
At 12:51 p.m., police responded to Halifax West High School located at 283 Thomas Raddall Avenue after receiving a call from an unknown person reporting that there would be a shooting at the school.
Patrol members with the assistance of the K-9 Unit searched the school, however, no firearms were located.
Members of the General Investigation Section are currently following up on several leads and are wishing to speak with anyone who may have information in relation to the investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at 902-490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by texting “tip 202” + your message to 274637, submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)
Source: Media Release