Police: Middle school-aged girl being investigated for social media threat in Floyd Co.

A middle school-aged female is being investigated by authorities in Floyd County after posts on social media were brought to their attention.

Posted: Jun. 22, 2018 11:31 AM

CHARLES CITY, Iowa – A middle school-aged female is being investigated by authorities in Floyd County after posts on social media were brought to their attention.
The Charles City Police Department said a SnapChat post which was posted to Facebook showed a girl holding a gun and “a comment on the screen about shooting people.”
“We made contact with the female and a parent and are working with the Juvenile Court System,” the department said.
Police said the gun was located at a separate location.
“We feel there is no threat to the public from this incident at this time,” authorities said. 

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