Tennessee: Cheatham, Montgomery County Schools on Lockdown

October 3, 2013 10:53 am Last Updated: July 18, 2015 5:18 pm

Cheatham County and Montgomery County schools were placed on lockdown on Thursday morning amid reports of threatening e-mails.

Police at schools are investigation, reported NewsChannel-5. They said that it was triggered by a general e-mail threat.

Stan Curtis, the Cheatham County director of schools, told the station that a series of e-mail threats caused the lockdown.

No school was specifically mentioned by name.

Police were called out to each school, reported WKRN.

An employee at the Clarksville Police Department received a threatening e-mail in their account, the station reported.