SIOUX CITY | An 11-year-old boy has been arrested on a felony charge after police said he made threats to blow up Storm Lake Middle School in Storm Lake, Iowa.
The Storm Lake Police Department in a Friday release reported responding to a Thursday afternoon call regarding a threat at the middle school. Police interviewed school staff who said the boy made threats "to blow the school up."
The boy, who was not named due to his age, was charged with threats of terrorism. He was released to a parent and will be tried later in juvenile court.
The release said police believed there was no imminent threat from the incident.