Tulare County student arrested for threatening to shoot up graduation ceremony, sheriff says

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Tulare County deputies said they were called to Strathmore Middle School for a student reportedly making threats to ”shoot up” the graduation ceremony.

Deputies said they contacted that student at his house and he was taken into custody. 

He was later booked into the Juvenile Justice Center for making terrorist threats.

Detectives said they served search warrants at the suspect’s home, as well as a relative’s home to further the investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Scott O’Neill at the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at 559-725-4194.

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