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Teen Arrested For Making School Shooting Threats On Xbox Live
Posted on February 14, 2010 by Oscar Gonzalez

Reported earlier today at Kotaku.com, a San Antonio teen was arrested after discussing plans to shoot up his high school on Xbox Live. Local TV news,WOAI.com released these details of the incident:

- The teen said he planned to shoot a pregnant girl and best friend in the face while on Xbox Live with the Canadian teen that informed the authorities.

- The teen said he planned to get guns from a Marine Corps friend.

- He was planning out tactical details on how long he would have before cops would show up.

- He wanted to make headlines so he would be remembered forever.

- No word on what game they were playing.

- The high school was Marshall High School.

- Police notified the principal and student before arresting teen.

- When confronted, the teen said it was a stupid mistake and school official believe that the teen is remorseful and is no serious threat.

- Teen is suspended indefinitely from the school.

- He will be charged with false alarm/report charge. Normally this is a misdemeanor except in cases dealing with school which is considered a felony that can lead to state jail time.

For the news story video itself, I am sure it will be updated to WOAI.com soon.

UPDATE: Another news report, from KABB-TV, has been released stating that the game played by the teen was Modern Warfare 2. I can literally hear Jack Thompson licking his lips right now.

Oscar Gonzalez - Editor-in-Chief og (@) original-gamer.com | all author's articles

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