Teen arrested for threatening to cause harm at Memphis school

Teen arrested for threatening to cause harm at Memphis school

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A 17-year-old is in custody accused of threatening to cause harm at Northwest Prep Academy.

Memphis Police Department said it received a Facebook post Thursday containing a threat against the Memphis school.

Officers investigated the post and ended up charging a 17-year-old boy with commission of the act of terrorism.

Investigators said the teen was not on campus and nobody was injured from the threat.

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