Southern Illinois Teen Arrested For School Threat
(Mt. Vernon, IL) — A southern Illinois teenager is behind bars, and will likely face terror charges after police say he threatened to shoot-up a school. Investigators in Jefferson County say the 13-year-old threatened to shoot-up one local school. Deputies arrested the young man on Saturday, prosecutors could charge him this week. Jefferson County authorities say the case is another reminder that they take all school threats seriously, and that all students should say something if they see something online.
Benjamin Yount/acb IL)
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