WILTON, Conn. -- Police are investigating an alleged threat made by a student at Wilton High School.
Police did not release much information about the incident, but said that it is conducting an ongoing investigation, and that the student being investigated does not pose a direct threat to the school at this time.
"The police department has been working closely with the Wilton High School administration to ensure a safe environment for students and staff," police said in a statement. "The safety of the schools in our Wilton community is always a priority of the police department."
In light of the investigation, police said they have increased their presence and visibility in the area
"The high school has proactively taken administrative steps to ensure a safe environment," police said. "In addition, the Wilton Police Department continues an investigation into whether probable cause exists for criminal charges."