MODESTO (CBS13) — A junior high student in Modesto was arrested after an alleged threat of a shooting circulated around school grounds, police said on Thursday.
According to the Modesto Police Department, staff at Somerset Junior High School contacted police Thursday about a social media post that was circulating among students.READ MORE: Folsom Ice Skating Rink Reopens After Weeks Of Delays
The post was about a school shooting at Somerset that was going to happen on November 24, police said.READ MORE: 'AMEND Changed My Life': Program For African American Students Offers Path To Success
The student was identified and was cooperative with police when they arrived on campus. Modesto police said the investigation “determined the student did not have the means to carry out the threats.”MORE NEWS: Rancho Cordova Jumpstarts Job Seeking Programs To Find People High-Paying Jobs
The student was still arrested and charged with making criminal threats.