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Dunnellon Middle School cleared, ‘no threat’ deputies say

MARION COUNTY, Fla. — Update:

Dunnellon Middle School has been cleared after an “active shooter threat” was made Friday, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office said.

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Deputies said they did not find any threat to students and staff.

Detectives are investigating the person who made the 911 call, according to a social media post from the sheriff’s office.

No injuries were reported.

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The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said there is a large police presence at Dunnellon Middle School Friday after a call for service.

Deputies said people should avoid the area so law enforcement can investigate.

The sheriff’s office said it was a reported threat, and the deputies are working to clear the school.

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