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HSD says Rancho San Justo Middle School gun rumors were a hoax

Hollister School District Superintendent Diego Ochoa sends message to local news media saying talk about "alleged gun on campus" at Rancho San Justo are rumors only.

The following letter was provided to local news outlets by Hollister School District regarding an incident May 10 at San Justo Middle School. Letter was sent by email and is presented in its original form.

 

To: Hollister Community

From: Hollister School District

Date: May 10, 2019

Earlier today, the Administration at Rancho San Justo Middle School was made aware of a possible rumor regarding an alleged gun on campus. Administration worked closely with the Hollister Police Department investigating the situation. The investigation concluded that the allegations were a hoax. The Hollister School District is taking the appropriate measures to follow up on the situation.

The Hollister School District is thankful for the prompt response and support from the Hollister Police Department. Hollister School District staff will work closely with the Hollister Police Department to ensure the continued safety of all students and staff.

 

Sent by Erika Sanchez on behalf of Hollister School District Superintendent Diego Ochoa

 

BenitoLink Staff