PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Police have arrested a local high school student accused of making threats against Manor High School on social media.
Investigators say the student posted the following message online:
Portsmouth Police, in conjunction with Newport News Police, identified the suspect who was arrested and charged with threats of death or bodily injury on school property.
Police say that is a Class 5 felony and the student’s parents have been made aware of the charges.
The suspect has been identified as a Portsmouth high school student.
Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and submitting a tip.