Penderlea Middle School student accused of making verbal threat

Penderlea Middle School student accused of making verbal threat
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PENDER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A 13-year-old student at Penderlea Middle School on Tuesday was charged with making a verbal threat to other students.

According to officials with the Pender County Sheriff's Office, the student verbally communicated a threat to other students inside a classroom during school hours.

Following an investigation, the student was charged Tuesday afternoon with making a false report of mass violence on educational property.

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