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Student arrested for threatening shooting at Sam Houston High School

School threat
Posted at 11:12 AM, Sep 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-12 12:12:50-04

A student has been arrested for allegedly threatening a school shooting at Sam Houston High school in Moss Bluff.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office says they were notified of the threat on Tuesday, September 10.

Deputies say the 15-year-old made the threat to shoot up the school later this month.

During an interview, detectives say the teen allegedly admitted to making the threat during a class with other students present.

The student was arrested and booked into the Juvenile Detention Center on a charge of terrorizing.