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19 Action News reporter helps police catch suspect behind school threat

Reporter helps police nab suspect behind school threat. (Source: Raycom Media) Reporter helps police nab suspect behind school threat. (Source: Raycom Media)
After learning of an anonymous threat referencing Rhodes School posted on a social media site Thursday, the Cleveland Municipal School District security and Cleveland Police Department worked overnight to identify and apprehend the person who posted the threat.

Cleveland Police say the suspect was taken into custody and an investigation had begun to determine if the threat was real or a hoax.

CMSD is grateful to 19 Action News reporter, Scott Taylor for forwarding the tip to them last night rather than reporting it. 

"This conscientious step enabled officers at CMSD and CPD to act quickly overnight to trace and remove any threat to student safety in our school," said Roseann Canfora, CMSD Communications Officer. 

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