Police: 3 students charged with threatening middle school

Posted 9/13/21

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — Three students at a South Florida junior high school have been arrested and charged with making threats on social media to shoot up their school, officials …

To Our Valued Readers –

Visitors to our website will be limited to five stories per month unless they opt to subscribe.

For $5.99, less than 20 cents a day, subscribers will receive unlimited access to SouthCentralFloridaLife.com, including exclusive content from our newsroom.

Our commitment to balanced, fair reporting and local coverage provides insight and perspective not found anywhere else.

Your financial commitment will help to preserve the kind of honest journalism produced by our reporters and editors. We trust you agree that independent journalism is an essential component of our democracy.

Please click here to subscribe.

Sincerely,
Katrina Elsken, Editor-in-Chief, Independent Newsmedia

Please log in to continue

Log in
I am anchor

Police: 3 students charged with threatening middle school

Posted

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) — Three students at a South Florida junior high school have been arrested and charged with making threats on social media to shoot up their school, officials said.

Pembroke Pines police arrested the three Silver Trail Middle School students on Sunday, according to a police news release. Officials identified the students as two boys and one girl, all 12 years old.

Investigators located the students after a school staff member notified police about a Snapchat conversation that contained threatening messages concerning the school.

All three students were charged with a making a written threat to do bodily harm or commit an act of terrorism, and the girl received an additional charge of conspiracy to commit a criminal offense.

Comments


X