FT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – A South Carolina student was arrested after he allegedly made online threats against schools in Broward County.
In the post, the student appeared to be wearing what looked like a gas mask and he was holding a rifle. The Broward Sheriff’s Office said the threat spread online in various forms with multiple schools being mentioned, including Cypress Bay High School.
Law enforcement found the gun – an Airsoft rifle – depicted in the post when the student was taken into custody by South Carolina deputies.
The student claimed the post was a joke.