HOLDEN, Mo. — A Holden High School student is in custody after allegedly making a threat involving the school on social media, according to the Johnson County Sheriff’s Department.
The school was placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon as a precaution and the student was arrested off school property.
The Sheriff’s Department said there was never a weapon on school property during the incident.
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Department, the Holden Police Department and the Missouri Highway Patrol all assisted in the investigation.