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Storm Lake Boy Arrested For Threatening To Blow Up School

Fri 2-17-2017

(Storm Lake)-- A Storm Lake Middle School student has been charged after police investigated a threat made at the school Thursday afternoon.

Officers met with school staff, who alleged that an 11-year-old male of Storm Lake made threats to blow the school up.

Following an investigation, the boy was charged with threats of terrorism, a class ā€œDā€ felony. The juvenile was processed and released to a parent pending a court date.

Police believe there was no imminent threat.

(Courtesy Community First Broadcasting station KAYL in Storm Lake)