Kealakehe High School Dance Cancel Following Potential Threat

The Hawai`i Police Department responded to a potential firearm threat at Kealake High School on Friday.

According to authorities, Police received information about the threat at a school dance around 4 p.m.

School officials were contacted, and it was decided that the event would be canceled. Officers stood by as school premises were evacuated and locked up.

A Terroristic Threatening case was initiated and HPD is continuing the investigation.