Noose found on property of Naperville middle school

A noose was discovered in a tree on the property of a Naperville middle school Wednesday.

According to Naperville police, the noose was found by a faculty member and the incident was reported to the department.

Indian Prairie School District released a statement Friday confirming that a noose was found at Scullen Middle School and the police were contacted. 

"At this time, there is no evidence to indicate that any students at the school were responsible; therefore, we do not know the origin of the object," the district said. 


Police say they are working with District 204 as the investigation unfolds.

Indian Prairie School District says they take these matters seriously and are cooperating with law enforcement.