Student Allegedly Threatens Violence To Middle School

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A student at Fairforest Middle School posted an Instagram message Wednesday night implying violence to the school they attend.

The 13 year old student was quickly identified by the school administration and held for law enforcement.

Several worried parents made contact to police Thursday morning, and authorities responded to the residences’ of those concerned parents. 

The Spartanburg County Sherriff’s office, in conjunction with the Solicitor's Office, decided to charge and detain the juvenile student.

Both the Sheriff’s Office and Spartanburg School District 6 commend the students and their parents who immediately made authorities aware of the social media post.