Oct 31, 2013 9:53 AM by Ian Auzenne (Viewer submitted photo)
Police are conducting bag searches at Morgan City High School after a threatening letter was found on campus.
The letter was found inside the school on September 19.
According to the Morgan City Police Department, the school's faculty requested the search after finding the note, which referenced October 31 and remarks authorities considered threatening. Police say they increased their presence inside the school and began conducting periodic safety checks and searches.
Police say they will remain on campus throughout the day to keep students and staff safe. The investigation into who wrote the note is still ongoing.