CHARLOTTE, NC (WJZY) - A student is facing disciplinary action after posting a threat on social media against Philip O. Berry Academy of Technology in Charlotte, school officials said.
The school's principal sent out a message to parents Wednesday morning informing them of a threat against the school located in the 1400 block of Alleghany Street.
According to the principal, the threat was posted to social media Tuesday night.
"CMS Police officers have concluded a thorough investigation of the social media threat against our school. While the threat was deemed not credible, CMS Police continued to take the matter very seriously," said Terra Kennedy, principal for Phillip O. Berry Academy. "The person responsible was quickly apprehended and will be fully disciplined in accordance with the Student Code of Conduct."
It is unclear if the student will face any criminal charges.
Classes have proceeded as normal.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were on scene investigating.
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