MILES, Texas — The Miles Police Department issued a statement Thursday afternoon saying it and other law enforcement agencies including the Runnels County Sheriff's Office, Texas Department of Public Safety and other law enforcement personnel are present in the area of Miles Independent School District.
"The heavy law enforcement presence is in response to a threat of an active attack on Miles ISD, along with other campuses in the area," the update on social media said.
Miles ISD is working in cooperation with Miles Police and other law enforcement agencies. The district has security protocols in place to provide maximum safety and security for students, faculty and staff.
No attack has taken place at Miles ISD and all are safe, MPD said.
Miles ISD is providing updates to parents through established notification methods. More information will be released as it becomes available.