CHINO >> A 15-yr-previous Chino Excessive Faculty scholar was arrested Tuesday for reportedly threatening to shoot up his faculty, in accordance with faculty and police officers.
The unidentified teen, which the Chino Valley Unified Faculty District stated was a former scholar as of Tuesday night, is being held in a juvenile detention middle after his tweet was noticed by Tactical Institute, a Washington D.C.-based mostly menace-monitoring enterprise.
“We noticed it two minutes after he posted he was going to do a ‘Columbine’ on the faculty and ‘Chino can be a superb place to do a faculty capturing,’” stated Bob Dowling, president of Tactical Institute which trains and employs injured veterans.
After the monitor noticed the reported threatening tweet, Tactical Institute officers reached out to Chino Excessive Faculty immediately, stated Dowling.
“We have been capable of come up with the varsity useful resource officer, and the officer was capable of see that it was in truth a terroristic menace,” he stated.
Chino police investigated and arrested the boy at his Ontario residence, officers stated.
Courses shall be held Wednesday and Thursday as scheduled, in accordance to a faculty district tweet.