Troopers investigate school violence threat in Mexico School District

NYSP news release

MEXICO, NY —  On January 20, 2023, the Mexico School District was apprised that a 12-year-old student made a verbal threat against the school. An investigation by the New York State Police determined the student did not have access to firearms or a plan to follow through on the verbal threat.  The student is facing school discipline and is being provided mental health services.