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Threat prompts increased police presence at Mansfield school

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State police will be at the Mansfield Middle School following an online threat. (WFSB) State police will be at the Mansfield Middle School following an online threat. (WFSB)
MANSFIELD, CT (WFSB) -

An online threat has prompted an increased police presence at Mansfield Middle School on Monday. 

According to state police, troopers received information over the weekend regarding an online threat which referenced the middle school. 

Troopers said they determined that there is no safety concern; however, as a precaution, they will be present at the school on Monday morning. 

They said the incident remains under investigation. 

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