Police investigate social media threat to Eastlake High School

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CHULA VISTA, Calif. -- Chula Vista police Wednesday night were investigating a threat to Eastlake High School that was posted on social media, according to the Sweetwater Unified School District.

A message threatening Eastlake High School was posted on social media.

A photo of the entrance to the campus was posted to Snapchat along with the message, "This school is gone tomorrow ima make all the kool kids Pay."

Police do not believe the threat is credible, district spokesperson Manuel Rubio said. Police have identified the student(s) involved and were in the process of making contact with them.

District officials sent the following email to parents:

Good evening Eastlake High School families,

This evening we were made aware of a threat to Eastlake High via social media.  The threat was identified immediately and Chula Vista Police is involved.  School will resume as planned tomorrow and CVPD will have an increase presence on campus as a precaution.