“Copycat” threat closes Iowa school for second day in a row
KNOXVILLE, Iowa — School officials in Knoxville were forced to close schools early on Thursday after receiving threats for the second day in a row.
A message was found on a bathroom wall inside Knoxville High School on Wednesday, followed by a “copycat” note discovered by police at the Knoxville Middle School on Thursday.
According to police, the threats are not credible.
School will open as scheduled on Friday with additional security.