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Investigation shows report of shooter at school was a rumor


A report of a “shooter” incident at Lake Roosevelt Schools was determined to be a rumor, according to investigators.

Last Wednesday, a person overheard some high school students talking on the school bus about a “shooter,” thought that it might be a threat, and reported it late Thursday.

“As soon as we heard about it, we started an investigation,” Grand Coulee Dam School District Superintendent Paul Turner stated this week.

That investigation continued late on Thursday, and on Friday school officials called a staff meeting to report that it had been determined that it wasn’t a...

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