AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A student at Fannin Middle School has been arrested after a threat on social media.
The Amarillo Police Department says officers and AISD personnel were made aware of a post on social media that threatened a school shooting.
Officials investigated the threat, and a student was detained at the school.
Police say the student used an image found on the Internet to make the threat that circulated throughout social media.
The student has been arrested and booked into the Youth Center of the High Plains.
Amarillo Independent School District has released a statement following today's threat:
Officials will continue to monitor and investigate any threat at schools in the area.