JACKSBORO, TN (WLAF) – In a press release from the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office:  Authorities with the Campbell County Sheriff’s Office were made aware of a potential situation forthcoming at Campbell County Comprehensive High School on Wednesday, October 30.

Sheriff Goins stated, “We take all concerns seriously when it comes to our children and their well being. Our preliminary investigation hasn’t revealed a credible threat. We are in communication with school officials. Students are encouraged to attend school as usual. Sheriff Goins has ordered a full investigation into the matter and authorized additional officers and resources to be on school grounds until further notice.

“Those responsible for this situation, when identified, will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.  We can’t allow situations like this to continue to interrupt the education of our children,” Goins concluded.

Anyone with information regarding this situation is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 423-562-7446.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 10/29/2019-5PM)