LAKE CHARLES, La. (BRPROUD) – For the second time in one week, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office was asked to investigate threats being made at a local school.
On Friday, August 26, CPSO investigated a threat at Sam Houston High School.
Fast-forward one week and a 12-year-old student at Moss Bluff Middle School was arrested and charged with Terrorizing.
The investigation started around 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 1, after deputies learned about threats being made against the school.
“During the initial investigation, detectives learned while the 12-year-old was at school he threatened to shoot other students on campus,” according to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives were able to question the student and the 12-year-old was subsequently arrested by law enforcement.
The student was taken to “the Juvenile Detention Center and charged with Terrorizing,” according to the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Moss Bluff Middle School is located at 297 Park Rd.