December 22, 2021
Cheyenne County Sheriff's Office
The Cheyenne County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of a potential threat at the Sidney High School. School Officials, the School Resource Officer and a Sidney Police Department Officer were already on scene and responded immediately. A loaded shotgun was located in a vehicle belonging to a student. The vehicle was parked on school property. The student reportedly had the gun out of concern from a recent TikTok message. The weapon was seized and the student was released to parents. Law enforcement is actively investigating the matter.