BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating a potential social media threat against the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute building made earlier this week.
Police said they learned of the threat Thursday and have since identified the student who made it.READ MORE: Maryland OKs COVID-19 Booster Shots For 'Anyone Who Needs One'
Additional security is at the school Friday, police said.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: State Has Administered Over 50K Booster Shots
The situation is being handled according to the school’s code of conduct.MORE NEWS: Pedestrian Who Left Rideshare Struck And Killed On JFX Overnight
The threat came on the same day a 16-year-old boy opened fire at a high school in southern California, killing two students and injuring three others.