Juvenile detained after social media post threatened Jesuit High School


REPORTER: THIS WAS THE SCENE AT
JESUIT HIGH SCHOOL, A SEA OF
DEPUTIES, SOME ARMED WITH
RIFLES. A SIMILAR SCENE FOUR MILES AWAY
AT RIO AMERICANO HIGH SCHOOL.>>WE WERE ALL AT LUNCH, AND THE
TEACHERS WERE GETTING US INTO
THE CLASSES, AND IT WAS JUST
REALLY SCARY FOR ALL OF US.>>YOU COULD IMAGINE IT WAS
TENSE FOR LIKE THOSE 45 MINUTES
BECAUSE YOU WASN’T SURE WHAT WAS
GOING TO HAPPEN. ALTHOUGH IT WAS AT JESUIT A FEW
BLOCKS AWAY, IT WAS REALLY SCARY
BECAUSE YOU DON’T KNOW WHAT’S
GOING TO HAPPEN. I WAS REALLY ON EDGE THE WHOLE
TIME. REPORTER: IT WAS A FRIGHTENING
DAY FOR STUDENTS AND PARENTS.>>WE RUSHED RIGHT OVER.>>IT’S HORRIFYING, YOU KNOW. YOU DON’T LIKE TO GET THOSE KIND
OF TEXTS FROM YOUR KID. REPORTER: JUST AFTER NOON
TUESDAY, THE SACRAMETO COUNTY
SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT WAS ALERTED
ABOUT A SOCIAL MEDIA POST
THREATENING A SCHOOL SHOOTING. DEPUTIES RESPONDED AND PUT BOTH
JESUIT AND RIO AMERICANO ON
LOCKDOWN BECAUSE THEY DIDN’T
KNOW AT THE TIME WHICH SCHOOL
HAD BEEN THREATENED. AROUND THE SAME TIME, A JUVENILE
WHO IS BELIEVED TO BE THE PERSON
WHO MADE THE POST WAS DETAINED
AT THE ELK GROVE CHARTER SCHOOL. THE THREAT WAS REPORTEDLY
AGAINST A SCHOOL THE JUVENILE
ONCE ATTENDED. IT HAS BEEN DESCRIBED AS GENERAL
AND VAGUE, BUT DEPUTES CAN’T
TAKE ANY CHANCES.>>WE ALL KNOW THE CLIMATE
NOWADAYS WITH THE SERIES OF
SCHOOL SHOOTINGS THAT WE’VE HAD
OVER THE YEARS. THIS IS SOMETHING THAT WE TAKE
VERY SERIOUSLY UNTIL THE FACT
THAT WE CAN SAY WITH CERTAINTY
THAT THERE’S NO IMMINENT DANGER
TO THAT SCHOOL, OR WHEREVER THE
THREAT’S BEING MADE. REPORTER: NOW, MANY ARE
BREATHING A SIGH OF RELIEF THAT
NO ONE WAS HURT.>>I’M REALLY HAPPY THAT I’M
SAFE, AND ALL MY FRIENDS WERE
SAFE, AND NOTHING BAD CAME OUT
OF THIS. REPORTER: THE JUVENILE WAS TAKEN
INTO CUSTODY, BUT NO WORD ON IF
HE’S BEEN CHARGED WITH A CRIME. IN SACRAMENTO, BRANDI CUMMINGS,
KCRA 3

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