12-year-old girl arrested after school threats

Officials: 12-year-old girl arrested after school threats

"It is believed that these threats are a viral, nationwide issue and are not specifically directed at Billings Public Schools". Majority originating on social media, creating hysteria among students and staff who still have the mass shooting at a school in Parkland, Florida on their minds.

The arrests of the four juveniles and one adult follow posts made on Snapchat threatening Corydon Central High School and are the latest in numerous similar threats in IN since the shooting last week at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.

"The police determined that the student did not intend to carry out the threat, but the act of making a threat against a school is against the law", said Arkansas school officials after a Fayetteville High School student allegedly said he was going to "shoot up the high school like they did in Florida". And they are asking parents to do their part.

In Bloomington, an 11 and 12-year-old boy were arrested on intimidation charges for posting a video threat on social media.

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"An Oregon high school student was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of disorderly conduct after police say he sent a social media message to a girl at another high school reading, "I am the shooter!" "Round 2 of Florida tomorrow", he captioned the image. When confronted by deputies, the student in the photo said he posted it in jest, police said.

A teenager is accused of stating on Snapchat, "You think you've seen a threat, I'll show you a threat". In Columbus, two juveniles were arrested following social media threats.

"Variations of the post have continued to be circulated over social media with captions added to warn people not to go to various schools throughout South Florida", said The Broward sheriff's office in a statement. Though most appeared to be hoaxes, administrators, police and school resources officers were on high alert Thursday and Friday, looking out for students motivated to threaten or engage in similar behaviour. "The sheriff's department can only respond if they are told", school security officer Chavez said.

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