Viral hoax causes concern for Pittsfield students

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A nationwide social media hoax has gained attention among students in Pittsfield. Police say it has caused concern within the community.

The message, which threatens violence, is not believed to be credible.

Police say no specific threat has been directed at a Pittsfield school.

Anyone with information is asked to call Pittsfield police.