TPSO releases information regarding a ‘supposedly planned school shooting’

Published 6:40 am Wednesday, April 13, 2022

On April 12, 2022, TPSO received information of a supposedly planned school shooting that would take place at Ponchatoula High School today circulating on social media. TPSO immediately began investigating this threat with the utmost importance.
After a full investigation, TPSO detectives have determined that there is no viable threat of violence to Ponchatoula High School campus today.
In an abundance of caution, Chief Jimmy Travis reports that there will be law enforcement presence inside and outside of Ponchatoula High School today.
The safety of our community is always our number one priority. If there are ever any threats of any sort of school related violence, please contact 9-1-1 immediately.