13-year-old Bell City High School student accused of making shooting threat
Published: Mar. 27, 2023 at 11:48 AM CDT
Bell City, LA (KPLC) - A Bell City High School student has been arrested after being accused of threatening a shooting at the school, according to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Spokeswoman Kayla Vincent says deputies were notified of the threats shortly before 3 p.m. on Friday, March 24.
Deputies say a 13-year-old boy had been telling other students that he had a gun in his backpack and was threatening to shoot up the school. When deputies searched the boy, they say he did not have a gun.
The boy was arrested and booked into the Juvenile Detention Center for terrorizing.
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