Tacoma Police arrested two male students for making online shooting threats to their schools.
On Friday, police received information that a 12-year-old student was using social media to make threats against Truman Middle School. Police located the child and found probable cause to arrest him for Intimidation and Threats. They recovered a weapon as evidence.
On Saturday, police pursued numerous tips that a 15-year-old student was making threats against Lincoln High School. The boy was located on Sunday and interviewed. Police arrested the student for Intimidation and Threats.
The Tacoma Police Department says: "No threat is too small, if you believe a threat has been made against a school or student in school, please call 911 to report it."