A shelter-in-place procedure was initiated at Tiyan High School at approximately 11:40 a.m. on Tuesday, according to a press release from the Department of Education.
The shelter-in-place procedure was initiated due to a potential riot at the Tiyan campus. Rioting occurs when four or more students participate in violent or disorderly conduct where injury or property damage may occur.
The Guam Police Department is on-site responding to this incident. GDOE School Resource Officers have also been dispatched to assist.
Students at THS will be released early today beginning at 12:45 p.m. Parents of car-riders are asked to begin picking up children at 12:45 p.m. Busses will also be picking up students at 12:45 p.m.