Snead State Online Threat
Snead State Community College in Boaz receives an online threat directed toward the college. On Wednesday, the college was contacted by the Birmingham Police Department after they had been alerted of the threat. The written threat was made via an anonymous message board and stated, “RIP to all the people that died in the Snead State Community College shooting in Alabama on 10/19/15.” Numerous agencies including the Boaz Police Department and the FBI are actively investigating the threat and its credibility. According to the college, at this specific time, Snead State Community College can neither dismiss such information as non-credible nor confirm the credibility of the anonymous threat. They say the all campuses will be closed this Monday, October 19 due to the threat.