12-year-old boy arrested in 'creepy clown' threat to Pasco school

Posted at 3:49 PM, Oct 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-04 23:19:11-04

The Pasco County Sheriff's Office has arrested a 12-year-old boy in relation to a creepy clown case.

On Monday night a terroristic threat was made on, a social media app, with the handle @clouning_around towards Seven Springs Middle School, according to officials.

The threat read:

"Hello I am going to kill kids at SEVEN SPRINGS MIDDLE SCHOOL on Friday the 7th of October 2016 GET READY 6th graders for your worst day and your last!!"

Sheriff Chris Nocco and detectives will hold a press conference at 4:30 p.m. with more details on the case.



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