ROCKWALL, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Yesterday, Rockwall Police arrested a Rockwall High School student accused of threatening to shoot up the school.

On Thursday night at about 11:30 p.m., the Rockwall Police Department was alerted to a possible threat made against the high school made by an unknown male student. Police alleged that the student sent texts with pictures of plastic pellet guns and threats of a school shooting.

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Rockwall Police began an investigation with the coordination of Rockwall ISD and discovered that the source of the threats was a juvenile male student who was absent from school today.

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Officers found the student at home, where he was arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat, a 3rd degree felony.

Police said that there was no actual danger to students at any point during their investigation.

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Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Rockwall Police Department at 972-771-7724.

CBSDFW.com Staff