A 12-year-old student at a Shiner Catholic school was arrested and charged Thursday with making a terroristic threat, a misdemeanor, according to a news release from the Shiner Police Department.
The student is accused of making a verbal threat to two other students on Wednesday on the school campus. Acting on preliminary information, school officials expelled the student who made the threat, but the investigation continued Thursday morning after Shiner officials spoke to other students who witnessed the threat, according to the news release.
The suspect nor his family live in Shiner, the news release said. He was was transferred to the Juvenile Detention Center in Victoria.