SHALLOTTE, N.C. (WECT) – UPDATE: Shallotte Middle School has been cleared by the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office as no threat was found.
School buses have resumed routes and will be back on campus shortly to begin school day.
On Tuesday morning, the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office investigated a potential threat to Shallotte Middle School. West Brunswick High School operated a “shelter in place” as a precaution until Shallotte Middle School cleared.
All buses were rerouted to a safe location to wait until it was clear to return to school. School bus routes for other schools in the area were also delayed due to the impacts to Shallotte bus routes.
Law enforcement was on scene before school started. and there was no danger to staff or students.
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