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Superintendent Says That There Is No Hit List
Posted by news on 4/16/2018 5:40:00 AM.

The superintendent of the Watertown city school district tells 7 News that there is no truth to rumors of a "hit list" of students to be killed Monday.

Word of the supposed hit list went viral on social media late Friday and Saturday. In a statement Saturday afternoon, superintendent Patti LaBarr stated that school officials investigated the rumor Friday & determined that there was no hit list & the school is safe. LaBarr said the rumor gained momentum when the parent of a child who formerly went to Watertown high school and who now lives in Texas posted on Facebook Friday night.

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