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Concerning Social Media Postings Regarding Schools Investigated in Bethesda

For Immediate Release: Saturday, November 10, 2018

On November 8, 2018, social media posts of a concerning nature were made by a former student referencing Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School and Westland Middle School. The postings were brought to the attention of a school resource officer and the schools’ administrators. As a result, additional security precautions were taken at the schools and an investigation was immediately initiated by the 2nd District Investigative Section. Detectives have made contact with the subject who had posted the concerning comments and conducted a thorough interview. After a complete evaluation of the circumstances, the department has completed its investigation and concluded criminal charges did not apply in this case. Additional intervention efforts, of a non-criminal nature, were initiated by the detectives.


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Release ID: 18-486
Media Contact: mcpnews 
Categories: uncategorized