LEROY, N.Y. (WROC) — Charges were announced Tuesday against the LeRoy student responsible for a threat that forced a school closure.
The LeRoy Junior-Senior High School student is facing a charge of falsely reporting an incident in the third degree.
It’s alleged that the student sent a Snapchat message threatening to to harm students. A parent of one of the message recipients contacted the Safe School Helpline, which then prompted the school closure.
The student who was charged was not named by police, and as a juvenile will be referred to Genesee County Family Court for further legal action.