PUEBLO, Colo. — Police cleared the Roncalli STEM Academy on CO-78 Monday afternoon, after a report of a threat at the school.
Pueblo Police posted about the incident on social media:
The Pueblo Police Department received a call regarding a threat at Roncalli Stem Academy. We do NOT have a active threat at the school. We are checking the school as part of our protocols. We are asking parents and guardians to wait at the old south Kmart (3800 W. Northern Ave.) until we can properly check the building. We have NO evidence of an active threat.Pueblo Police Department
A neighbor reported hearing sirens at about 3 p.m. on Monday, noticed several marked cars and uniformed officers, and sent in photos.
A FOX21 News crew spoke to a Pueblo Police spokesman on scene.
Pueblo Police investigated the threat, but it was not substantiated. The school was able to reunify students with their parents around 4:30 p.m.