Parkway Central student arrested after threats found on Facebook page
By Lakisha Jackson
(KMOV) -- The Chesterfield Police Department, in cooperation with officials from the Parkway School District, has uncovered a potential threat to attack students at a Parkway High School.
After receiving a tip regarding disturbing material posted on a student's Facebook account, an official with Parkway contacted the Police. The Chesterfield Police investigated and discovered numerous threats referring to a planned attack on the school and students.
Thus far, the on-going investigation indicates a student at Parkway Central High School was planning an attack on the school and students. As a result, the student, a juvenile, has been taken into custody by the police, who are continuing to work with the Juvenile authorities and the Family Court as the investigation continues.
While the student had made numerous threats, there were no specific dates or times indicated.
Investigators do not believe any other students from the school district are involved.
At this time there is no apparent danger to the school or its students from the juvenile who remains in custody.