Teacher allegedly references ‘killing spree’ in Facebook post

WILLIAMS BAY, Wisc. — A Facebook threat that referenced a “killing spree” may have cost an elementary teacher her job, according to WITI.

The Facebook message was allegedly posted by a teacher at Williams Bay Elementary School in Williams Bay, Wisconsin.

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Credit: WITI

The post read:

“I’d like to go on a short, but effective, killing spree. My children* are INSANE! (*school and home)”

Superintendent Wayne Anderson told WITI an investigation is underway to determine if the teacher posted the threat on Facebook. The teacher is now out of the classroom for the rest of the school year.

Superintendent Anderson would not say whether the teacher has resigned.

The district’s teachers union president says the teacher in question was sent home for the rest of the week. She has been with the school for 11 years.

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