LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) - A teenager is in custody after making an online threat against the Livingston Independent School District, police say.
Around 12:57 a.m. Tuesday, police arrested an unidentified 14-year-old male for making a threatening post on social media. Livingston ISD was made aware of the threat around 8:34 p.m. Monday and immediately contacted law enforcement to open an investigation, the district stated in a news release.
Livingston ISD superintendent Brent Hawkins said school would continue on Tuesday.
While the nature of this threat is unconfirmed, other schools and law enforcement around the country are dealing with a wave of various online threats from individuals dressed as clowns.