PASADENA, Texas (FOX 26) - Pasadena ISD says a Dobie High School student has been arrested for allegedly making a terroristic threat.
According to Pasadena ISD, until this evening, the alleged threat was not specific to a particular school but local, state, and federal authorities continued their investigation and were able to trace the original Snapchat post. A Dobie High School student was arrested as a result of the investigation.
Pasadena ISD says additional district administrators and Pasadena ISD police officers will be on Dobie High School campus tomorrow as a precaution. The investigation is ongoing.
Pasadena ISD released this statement:
The safety of our students is our top priority. Pasadena ISD Police have not stopped investigating the alleged "dhs" threat. Our thanks goes out to the entire community, parents and students for providing tips and leads for these social media threats.
Until this evening, the alleged threat was not specific to a particular high school, however, local, state, and federal authorities continued their investigation. Alabama authorities were able to trace the original Snapchat post. As a result, a Dobie High School student has been arrested for making a terroristic threat. Although an arrest was made, this continues to be an active investigation.
Authorities continue to investigate additional leads and tips for various other social media posts that have been reported. As an added precaution, additional district administrators and Pasadena ISD PD will be on site at Dobie High School tomorrow. We do ask for parents to continue to be vigilant about what your child is posting and receiving through social media. Please continue to let authorities know of any other suspicious activities.