CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A student was arrested Thursday after allegedly posting threats on Snapchat directed at a high school in Burke County.
According to the Burke County Sheriff's Office, the teen was a student at Freedom High School in Morganton.
Chauncey Miller, 16, was arrested and charged with communicating threats.
Deputies say a student at the school alerted faculty Wednesday that another student had posted threats on Snapchat.
The teacher contacted the principal who immediately contacted the school resource officer.
After interviewing witnesses, a warrant was issued for Miller's arrest.
He was arrested Thursday night and taken to the magistrate's office where he was given a custody release.