AUSTIN (KXAN) — On Friday, the Austin Independent School District tweeted that a student had been arrested for allegedly making a terroristic threat and a false alarm/report against McCallum High School.
Update on @McCallumHS investigation –@AISDPolice investigators have charged a juvenile with Terroristic Threat and False Alarm/Report, as a result of posting false social media threats which incited fear among the @McCallumHS community#SRO #SchoolSafety@aisdparents @AustinISD pic.twitter.com/52rnx2OF7O— Chief Ashley Gonzalez (@chiefagonzalez) February 15, 2019
AISD police reported another student earlier in the week had been accused of making threats against the school, referencing last year’s deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida. After that student was arrested, several similar threats were reported. AISD police say this other student arrested Friday was responsible.