CAMERON, Mo. — A 17-year-old has been arrested in connection to making a threat on social media to Cameron High School.
According to Cameron Police, the Cameron School District received notification that a threat was made using social media Tuesday night.
School administration and a school resource officer contacted police to report the threat.
During the investigation, police identified a Cameron High School student as a possible suspect. Police learned the suspect was in St. Joseph and police there responded to the suspect’s location and detained the teenager at the request of Cameron police.
The 17-year-old was taken to a juvenile detention center and is awaiting formal charges.
The investigation into the incident is ongoing.