CLARKSVILLE, Md. (WJZ) — Police in Howard County are investigating a threat made on the social media app TikTok against the school superintendent.

Police officials said they have determined the threat was made as a “joke” by a River Hill High student.

Charges are possible in the case.

The post was made on TikTok several weeks ago and since has been deleted.


Officials said the threat was related to a controversial redistricting plan in the school system, about which a public hearing is being held Tuesday night at the school headquarters.

Police are scheduled to attend, as they normally would when large crowds are expected.


Rachel Menitoff


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