Fairfax Teenager charged after posting threats online towards middle schools

Virginia

Lucas is being held at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center on no bond

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (WDVM) — A teenager was arrested Tuesday after he posted threats on social media towards a middle school.

Shane D. Lucas, 18-year-old, is charged with threats of bodily injury or death to persons on school property.

Officers with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office saw on social media a photo that included a firearm and made threatening statements towards Farmwell Station Middle School in Ashburn. During the investigation, officers learned that the photo was pulled from the internet.

Lucas is being held at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center on no bond.

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