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Police rule out possible threat at Hamburg Schools

Following an investigation into a social media post, Hamburg police say there is no threat to Hamburg Schools
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HAMBURG, N.Y. — Village of Hamburg Police have ruled out a potential threat to Hamburg Schools following an investigation into a social media post. 

According to an email from the Hamburg School district, a student saw a social media post that alluded to a school shooting. 

Authorities say following an investigation the post did not explicitly mention Hamburg Schools or directly reference anyone who works at, or attends a school in the district.