NORTON, Ohio — A middle school student has been arrested after making a social media post that allegedly threatened other students as well as the school.
Police said a 14-year-old Norton Middle School student posted a photo of an assault-style rifle on Instagram.
Several students reported they were “threatened with violence from the firearm observed in the photo,” according to authorities.
The 14-year-old was arrested and faces a felony of charge of inducing panic.
The teen was transported to the Summit County Juvenile Detention center.