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Suspicious, threatening message found in Desert View HS bathroom

Tucson police investigated a threat at Desert View High School Thursday.
Posted at 1:21 PM, Sep 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-30 16:21:09-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson police investigated a threat at Desert View High School Thursday.

According to a Sunnyside Unified School District spokeswoman, a message reading "Don't come to school tomorrow. There will be shots fired." was found inside a bathroom at the school.

Police say an officer is at the school today and that the investigation is leaning toward considering the threat to be a hoax.

Police have not identified any suspects.

The school is at 4101 E. Valencia Road.