3 more students charged for school threats in Detroit, Taylor, New Boston, prosecutor says

Students ages 12-14 charged

Lockers in the hallway of a school. (WDIV)

WAYNE COUNTY, Mich. – Three students from Detroit, Taylor and New Boston have become the latest to be charged in connection with threats directed at schools, prosecutors said.

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A 12-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a Monday (Dec. 6) threat directed at the Detroit Innovation Academy, officials said. He is charged with intentional threat to commit violence against a school, school employees or students and malicious use of a telecommunications device.

A 13-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a Wednesday threat directed at Taylor Exemplar Academy, officials said. He is charged with intentional threat to commit violence against a school, school employees or students.

A 14-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a Wednesday threat directed at Huron High School in New Boston, according to authorities. He is charged with intentional threat to commit violence against a school, school employees or students.

Preliminary hearings for all three students are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Juvenile Detention Center.


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