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Sylvan Hills High School locked down after threat

By Lisa Burnett

This article was originally published May 28, 2014 at 11:27 a.m. Updated May 28, 2014 at 4:11 p.m.

Sylvan Hills High School in Sherwood was locked down Wednesday morning after a student purportedly threatened other students and faculty late Tuesday afternoon, officials said.

A Sherwood police officer was told that a Sylvan Hills High School student had made "threats of violence" toward other students and staff late Tuesday, according to a statement from the Sherwood Police Department.

The male student, whose name has not been released, was identified and arrested around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said.

He was charged with terroristic threatening and possession of a Schedule II controlled substance, both felonies, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police said no weapons have been found on the school grounds, located at 484 Bear Paw Road, but the investigation is ongoing.

The student was taken to the Pulaski County juvenile detention center in Little Rock.

Read Thursday's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for more on this story.

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Testingonetwothree says... May 29, 2014 at 5:01 a.m.

threatened other students and faculty late Tuesday afternoon............was identified and arrested around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said. ..................duh what about an arrest Tues afternoon

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