The Vineland Police Department put out a release Wednesday stating there have been rumors of violence at Vineland High School for Friday.

The departments said it is investigating the rumors and working with the school district.

“It is unfortunate that individuals are spreading rumors of violence in an attempt to cause fear and panic in the wake of the violence in Newtown, Conn,” the release said.

Anyone with information about who is spreading the rumors can contact the department at 856-691-4111 or text tip to (VPDTIP) at 847411.