The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office responded to a threat at a local school, at around 8:20 a.m. Tuesday morning. It was reported that a male subject had called the Bibb County Board of Education Police. The suspect stated that he was going to shoot students at the GA Academy for the Blind. There were no students at the school during this incident, the school was closed for the summer.

Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Deputies along with the Marshals S.E.R.F.T.F, who were close by, arrived on scene and cleared the school. There were staff members at the school who were cleared. No one was found on the school property that was not supposed to be there.

The Sheriff’s Office Investigators are working the case to determine who called in the threat. Anyone with information in reference to this incident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.