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Seminary High School gym vandalized with racial slurs

Racial slurs were written on the walls of The Seminary High School gym, according to police. Source: Anonymous Viewer Racial slurs were written on the walls of The Seminary High School gym, according to police. Source: Anonymous Viewer
SEMINARY, MS (WDAM) -

The Seminary High School gym was vandalized earlier this week.

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A viewer, who wishes to remain anonymous, sent us photos from the gym. She claimed that the target of the threats were for the basketball coach.

According to the Seminary Police Department, the Covington County School District is handling the investigation. SPD will assist with the matter.

The Covington County School District confirmed the incident happened, but they are not sure of any suspects or motive at this time.

The district also said the investigation is ongoing. 

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