Teen Arrested for Weapons in School

San Antonio, TX -

A grim discovery is made at high school in San Antonio Monday morning, leading to the arrest of a teenage boy. 

Monday was a tense day for students and faculty at a San Antonio high school as a student was found with weapons. The student, who is in police custody has been identified as 17-year-old Brendan Tarwater.

He is being charged with possession of a weapon in a prohibited place and making a terroristic threat. Both these charges are third-degree felonies.

According to reports, the student told police officers that it was his intention to go over the intercom with a list of demands and if they were not met then he would act.

The campus was placed on lock down after 10 a.m. while authorities conducted an investigation. 

No further information has been released at this time