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Police presence at  Metropolitan Learning Center for International and Global Studies Wednesday night. Police presence at Metropolitan Learning Center for International and Global Studies Wednesday night.
EAST WINDSOR, CT (WFSB) -

Local and federal police are investigating a possible threat against Metropolitan Learning Center, a Capitol Region Education Council school, in Bloomfield made by a student of the school.

East Windsor Police and the Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms seized weapons from the home of the student who living in East Windsor on Tuesday after obtaining information about from a third party, which sources tell Eyewitness News is a local priest.

The teen had become obsessed with the Boston Marathon bombing and made a credible threat to his school sources said. 

Parents there have been notified by a letter sent home to the school. The student has been banned from the campus.

Police were at the Metropolitan Learning Center Wednesday where they were interviewing multiple people.

East Windsor Police have been communicating information to CREC administrators as East Windsor Police and ATF continue investigation.

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