7th grader arrested after threatening to kill teacher; found with weapon

South Carolina News

LEXINGTON, S.C. (WCBD) – A 7th grader in Lexington County is facing charges after bragging about planning to kill a teacher and was later caught with a steak knife at school.

He was arrested on Thursday, October 17.

Authorities said the student made threats on social media to kill the teacher.

The school suspended the student and recommended expulsion.

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