MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives arrested a 15-year-old accused of threatening to commit a shooting at Pompano Beach Middle School.

BSO said the teen entered a virtual classroom at the school around 10:43 a.m. on Thursday and told the teacher and students, “You guys better hide. I’m gonna shoot it up.”

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Investigators said the teen then turned on his video camera and began dancing.

The school was placed on a Code Red lockdown as a result of the threat, while deputies searched the campus and determined that there was no actual threat.

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Detectives said the teen is a student at another school in Broward County.

They say the teen, who was not identified because of his age, was arrested and taken to the Juvenile Assessment Center for processing.

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BSO said the teen faces charges of written threats to kill, false report of a bomb or firearm and disruption of a school function.

CBSMiami.com Team