PIERRE PART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL – THREATS – ARREST MADE
PIERRE PART – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that a verified complaint has been filed against a 14-year-old male juvenile in connection with the threatening note found at the Pierre Part Elementary School on Wednesday.
Detectives took the juvenile into custody for processing on a charge of Terrorizing.
As we reported yesterday, after a thorough search of the school, no weapons were found. There were no acts in furtherance of the threat and the school is back to its normal operating procedures.
The juvenile in question will be released to the custody of his parents.
Any discipline measures will be handled by the school administration.
Sheriff Falcon commends all who worked diligently to move this matter to conclusion and to all students and staff for their cooperation.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at (985) 498-9353 or (985) 369-7281.