La Crescent police say one teenager is in custody
after dressing as a clown .
and making threats to students during Homecoming.
According to police .
multiple students reported receiving threats during
last Friday's homecoming football game in La Crescent
through social media.
In the threat .
the clown was seen holding a knife and claimed to
be in the woods near the area.
Officers investigated the threats .
and arrested a 16-year-old .
who now faces charges of making threats of violence
and disorderly conduct.
police in La Crosse say there's no new information
in the threat that closed Central High School early
That threat was made on Facebook under the alias 'Billy
tha Clown' .
and threatened a school shooting.
Police say the investigation is still on-going .
and no one is in custody yet.