Students Evacuated After Threat Made to Poteau High School

Students in Poteau were evacuated Wednesday morning after a reported threat was made to the high school

Few details are available at this time but Poteau Public Schools of a possible threat sometime Wednesday. Poteau is located in LeFlore County east of McAlester.

KTUL's sister station in Arkansas, 40-29 TV, reports that no further information was given about what the threat entailed. But that is was only towards the high school.

Parents were notified that the students were being evacuated and moved away from the building. Police were able to determine no immediate threat was present.

More information is expected this afternoon.