Student arrested in connection with gun threat at Riverside HS

Student arrested in connection with gun threat at Riverside HS
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Riverside High School was placed on modified lockdown Friday morning due to a reported threat of a student who planned to bring a gun to school.

Spokane County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were told around 8 a.m. that a threat was made on social media.

Riverside High School was placed on modified lockdown while the threat was investigated. Riverside Middle School and Riverside Elementary were also placed on modified lockdown.

Major Crimes Detectives joined the investigation into the threat.

Members of the U.S. Marshal’s Office found and arrested the juvenile around 1 p.m. Friday for an unrelated juvenile warrant.

The investigation into the reported threat is ongoing.