San Juan School District cancels class after shooting, confirms manhunt is underway


(KUTV) The San Juan School District announced Friday it was cancelling classes for the day at Whitehorse High School and Montezuma Creek Elementary School.

San Juan School District Superintendent Ed Lyman told 2News there was a shooting in Aneth, Utah, May 18 and that a "manhunt is still underway."

The FBI is, along with the San Juan County Sheriff's Office and Navajo Division of Public Safety, investigating the fatal shooting of a 46-year-old male that took place around 2 p.m. Thursday. The FBI told 2News it doesn't believe there is a threat to public safety, but that it won't release any more information at this time.

Classes are set to resume the normal schedule on May 22.

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