Mourners share their thoughts and feelings Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, on yesterday’s mass shooting at at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School during a vigil honoring those injured and killed and their families at Parkland Amphitheater.
PORT ST. LUCIE — A 14-year-old boy was taken into custody Friday in connection with a threat made on social media toward his middle school Tuesday, according to police.
His arrest comes just two days after a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where 17 were killed.
After being suspended for 10 days from Southport Middle School, the Port St. Lucie teen wrote on his social media account, “I might get expelled. I hope I do so I can shoot up the School,” according to Port St. Lucie police.