PENDLETON, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Niagara County Sheriff's Office says a Starpoint Middle School student has been arrested for allegedly making terroristic threats.
Investigators say the student sent a photo via Snapchat indicating possible violence against the school on Wednesday.
The student was released to his parents custody and was given a date to appear at Niagara County Probation.
Sheriff Michael Filicetti stated, "all incidents of school violence threats will be investigated thoroughly. The safety of our school children is a top priority for this office."
The sheriff's office says the district cooperated with the investigation.