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ABC News: Teen Behind CR South Threat Had Guns

The student is in police custody, Northampton Township Police Chief Barry Pilla said.

The teen behind the threat that prompted officials to close Council Rock High School South today was in possession of guns, Action News reported.

The student is in police custody, Northampton Township Police Chief Barry Pilla said.

Two handguns were found at his home, Action News reported.

According to Superintendent Mark Klein, on Thursday evening, the district received information about a threat specific to South. No further details about the nature of the threat have been released.

Northampton Township police department conducted an investigation into the threat.

"As a precaution, Council Rock South is closed to allow the police to conduct a security sweep of the building to ensure that the school is safe for students and staff," Klein said.

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Saw December 21, 2012 at 10:28 PM
CR South has an armed police officer in the school
Jane December 22, 2012 at 02:48 AM
well bottom line I blame the parents ....look at how their lives were going...guns and knives throughout the house along with marijuana and they resisted arrest.....doesn't sound like things were going to well in this household...and as parents? please!
Jane December 22, 2012 at 02:49 AM
Right...there were major issues at home with the lives of the parents...it's obvious! poor kid!
Jane December 22, 2012 at 02:50 AM
That's good thank God...all schools should have this
mike scotto December 26, 2012 at 10:28 PM
all schools should have armed security guards

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