Quick response by Winona police thwarts threat of violence at high school

WINONA, Minn. (WKBT) - Winona police responded to a call early Wednesday morning from a school official at Winona Senior High School regarding a threat of violence by a 15-year-old student.

Police said, a student contacted school officials regarding a Snap Chat video sent by another student, making reference to shooting up the school.

The 15-year-old male student was identified and taken into custody at his home, police said.

The suspect is charged with Threats of Violence and currently is in the Winona County Jail.


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