Juvenile Arrested After Investigation Into Threat Against Windham High School

Willimantic police have arrested a juvenile after an investigation into a vague threat on social media made against members of the Windham High School community and said they seized a BB gun that was used in the post. 

Police said they were alerted Wednesday about a vague threat in response to a disturbance at the high school earlier in the day, which school staff had resolved. 

Police started investigating, identified a witness and a suspect and arrested the suspect. They seized a BB gun as evidence and said it was used in the social media post. 

Police said the suspect at no time was on the grounds of the school. He has a future court date in juvenile court.

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