Education

Columbia County Middle School students detained for making threats

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Columbia County Middle School logo
Columbia County School District

GROVETOWN, Ga. (WFXG) - Columbia County School district police detained a middle school student Wednesday after they reportedly made threats.

Columbia County Middle School sent out a notification to parents about the incident Wednesday. According to the school, one of its students made a threatening statement toward the school in the hallway between classes. Several students and staff reportedly overhear the threat. School police detained the student, but found no weapons in their possession.

School District Police have charged the student and the school says they will be held accountable, in accordance with the code of conduct. There was no disruption of the school day and they plan to continue to normal operation.

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