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Juvenile Accused Of Making Threat At Okoboji High School Charged With Threat Of Terrorism

Thu 3-16-2017

(Milford)-- Milford police now say a juvenile student who allegedly made an online threat has been charged in the incident.

Police say the juvenile, who's name hasn't been released, was charged with threat of terrorism, a class D felony. The juvenile was transferred to juvenile court services.

Milford police say officers were called shortly after 8:00 am Wednesday after being contacted by school officials about an online threat. Authorities say the student that allegedly made the threat was immediately identified by school staff prior to the start of classes.

School officials say the student has been suspended pending further disciplinary action.

Milford police say their investigation into the incident is ongoing.