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Teen arrested for threat to shoot up Winona High School

Police say there's a Snapchat video of the threat.

Posted: Oct 31, 2018 12:30 PM

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Police in Winona have arrested a teenager who they say threatened to shoot up his school.

Officers responded to Winona Senior High School Wednesday morning after a student showed a Snapchat video to a school official of a 15-year-old boy making the threat.

The boy was also a student at the school. He was arrested at a local residence and taken to the Winona County Jail.

Police are recommending a charge of threatening violence.

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