GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – A student was charged after making a threat over the weekend toward another student and a school in Greenville County.
According to the Greenville County School District, law enforcement was notified that a student from Hughes Academy made a threat toward another student and the school.
School officials said the threat was recorded on a video and included a weapon and the message was shared on social media.
The Greenville Police Department identified and located the student and the weapon.
The 12-year-old student was charged with threatening schools, possession of a firearm by a person under the age of 18 and unlawful communication.
The student was not taken into custody due to his age.