Meadowdale High School cancels classes after threats

LYNNWOOD — Classes at Meadowdale High School were cancelled Friday after

police learned that somebody used the internet to make threats focused on the Lynnwood campus.

The nature of the threat was not disclosed.

“It presented specific threats against student safety at Meadowdale High

School,” Lynnwood Police Department spokeswoman Shannon Sessions said.

Families and staff from the school received voice mails beginning at 4:30

a.m. Friday about the cancellation.

“We take this information seriously and will provide additional information

as it is available,” the Edmonds School District announced on its website.

Three Meadowdale sports teams had games or matches moved Friday because of the threat, click here for more information.

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