The Uvalde Police Department and Uvalde ISD were on high alert today due to receiving information on a possible threat of a school shooting at Uvalde High School.
A student spoke to School Resource Officer Beco Diaz saying that she overheard a comment in the hallways that a school shooting was going to occur sometime today.
Additional uniformed and non-uniformed officers were positioned on campus for the afternoon to ensure the safety of everyone at the school.
The incident remains under investigation, at this time.
Below is the press release that was issued today by the Uvalde Police Department.