HAVELOCK, N.C. (WITN) – A 13-year-old boy is in a juvenile detention center after police said he made threats against his school.
Havelock police said late Tuesday afternoon the school system and the police department were made aware of a threat toward Tucker Creek Middle School.
Police learned that a student had threatened to bring a gun to school.
That student was arrested last night on a juvenile petition for making threats toward the school. Police said he was taken into custody and sent to a juvenile detention facility.