Southampton deputies looking into school threats

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SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — The Southampton County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a threat against several schools in the area. 

10 On Your Side got a copy of the letter the school district sent to parents.

The letter says the threat was made on social media. 

They plan to have an increased police presence at schools in the area until they track down the source.

The superintendent says all threats, credible or not, are taken seriously.

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