A Timber Creek High School student was arrested Thursday evening and accused of threatening the school on social media.
The school’s principal, Donnie Bartlett, posted a letter to parents on social media, letting them know that a threat against the campus was eliminated.
“From home, a student used social media to post threatening images and statements against our campus,” Bartlett’s letter said.
The school immediately alerted police, and the student was arrested, the letter said.
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Additional security officers were set to patrol the campus Friday.
Fort Worth police confirmed that the unidentified student faces a charge of terroristic threat.