Salem Middle School administration was made aware after school dismissal today that a student made a statement regarding school safety. 

School is expected to run at the normal time on Friday, according to Superintendent DL Reed.

It is not known how the statement was made and who it was directed at. 

Law enforcement has been contacted to conduct a full investigation of the statement to determine credibility. 

According to SMS Principal Jennifer Lawyer, administration anticipates the resolution of this matter prior to the school day tomorrow (Friday). 

Updated information will be released as the investigation is conducted.