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Threat Made Toward Three Forks Schools

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 The Gallatin County Sheriff's Department monitors Three Forks Schools after a text message threat was made on Monday evening.

"We're looking into everything. That's the reason why we had so many people there," said Brian Gootkin, Gallatin County Sheriff. "We had the detective division working on subpoenas and search warrant to try to find that evidence."

This is the second threat made involving Three Forks students. The first one happened last month. That investigation did not involve the school that threat was made only toward an individual student.

Gootkin believes the juvenile, who used to be a student involved in that investigation is the same person responsible for this text message threat.
Gootkin said school officials were immediately contacted to come up with a plan of action.

"When we received this compliant last night we immediately talked to them and advised them of the facts," said Gootkin.

Gootkin said their number one concern is the safety of the students.

"We're really hoping that we don't have to be out here tomorrow again, but we're not sure yet," said Gootkin.

As of right now, Three Forks Schools will be in session on Wednesday.
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