Teen detained for school threat

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Bryan police report detaining a 16-year-old boy for making threats against a school and its students.

Police report they were called to Rudder High School at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday in regard to a threat.

As they began their investigation, a suspect was identified at about 11:00 p.m. Tuesday, a 16-year-old was taken into custody and taken to the Brazos County Juvenile Detention Center.

He will be facing charges of terroristic threat.

A statement said that both Bryan ISD and Bryan PD take any threats toward schools, staff, and students seriously.

The Bryan Police Department increased their presence at the school as a precaution.

Due to his age, the name of the suspect has not been released.

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