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Police investigate threat of violence against Newberg HS

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NEWBERG, OR (KPTV) -

Newberg-Dundee Police are investigating a threat of violence against Newberg High School by two students.

Police and school officials worked through the night to avert a credible threat to the school, and ensure Newberg High School remains a safe place.

According to police, councilors were alerted to concerns by students and communicated the information with police.

Police said the two students are now in police custody on charges unrelated to the school threat.

According to Newberg-Dundee Police, they are continuing to investigate the situation, and there is an increased police presence on and around the NHS campus.

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