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Schools in Nashua, New Hampshire To Close Following ‘Detailed Threat of Violence’

Schools are expected to reopen on Tuesday

Officials in Nashua, New Hampshire, told all public school students Sunday to stay home Monday because of a “specific” threat aimed at two high schools.

“We have received a detailed threat of violence to harm students and staff at both high schools,” Superintendent Mark Conrad announced on the school district’s website Sunday. “The threat is specific to tomorrow [Monday]. We have been working closely with the Nashua Police Department, which is still working at this time to determine the credibility of the threat.”

Because “the threat is specific and extends to several schools,” Conrad added, “we will be cautious…

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