PARK RIDGE, Ailing. Two boys have been charged after they posted threatening messages on social media, police stated.
Park Ridge Police stated they acquired an nameless tip round 6:30 a.m. Monday a few 12-yr-previous and 15-yr-previous who posted the messages on social media. Police stated the posts confirmed the 2 holding a firearm and included references to them utilizing it at Maine South Excessive Faculty throughout summer time courses.
Each boys have been charged with one felony rely of illegal use of a weapon and one felony rely of disorderly conduct, police stated.
Police stated they discovered three firearms within the 12-yr-previous’s house. At the very least one of many firearms was used within the social media posts, police stated.
The boys are being held at Prepare dinner County Juvenile Detention Middle pending a custody listening to.