Arrests made for Tupelo school threats

Tupelo police have arrested two juveniles believed to be responsible for sending school threats.

Posted: Aug 16, 2019 9:29 PM
Updated: Aug 16, 2019 9:29 PM

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chief bart aguirre announced this morning his officers took action that's expected to ease the concerns of parents who held their children out of school today arresting not one but two juveniles. this case.." "we have made an arrest this morning in the early morning hours here in tupelo. thanks to ponotoc police deaprtment and oxford police department who broke this case for us. so we were able to make that arrest and we are still investigating this case . the chief revealed those arrests during a news conference with school district superintendent rob picou. another revelation came from the superintendent. he said today threatening messages were made to tupelo high school as well as the middle school. we knew about the threat at the middle school on thursday. that led to partial lockdowns at the middle school and at pierce street elementary. but today is the first time we heard about a threat at the high school. live in tupelo, erin wilson, w- t-v-a nine news. family and friends are
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