Additional police presence at Willoughby South High School after social media threat

Additional police presence at Willoughby South High School after social media threat

WILLOUGHBY, OH (WOIO) - Two juveniles have been detained by Willoughby police for allegedly making threats to South High School.

According to the Willoughby Police Department, the threats were investigated Monday, just days after 17 people were shot and killed at a Florida high school.

Police say the 16 and 17-year-old males are students at Willoughby South High School.

They are both charged with inducing panic, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The school superintendent shared a message on Facebook regarding the threat.

Additional police officers will be at the high school to ensure a safe environment.

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