Spokane Police identify Lewis & Clark student for threats made a - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Spokane Police identify Lewis & Clark student for threats made against students, school

Posted: Updated:
SPOKANE, Wash. -

On Wednesday, Spokane Police identified a male student from Lewis and Clark High School connected to  threats made against the school and other students. 

Spokane Public Schools said in a voicemail sent to parents Tuesday night that law enforcement was investigating following an increase in the number of social media threats against Lewis and Clark High School.

According to Spokane Public Schools, 982 students out of the 1,723 that attend Lewis and Clark High School stayed home Wednesday as a precaution.

Based on the results of their investigation, the Major Crimes Detectives with the Spokane Police Department say they believe that there is no longer a threat to Lewis and Clark High School or the community from the incident.

According to police, charges will be forwarded to the Prosecutor's Office. 

“I would like to commend our detectives who worked tirelessly over the last two days to determine the source of the Lewis and Clark threat," Spokane Police Chief Meidl said in a statement Wednesday evening. 

"Working with the juvenile’s family, our detectives are ensuring he gets the help he needs.  As always, we encourage students or families to immediately notify law enforcement if they become aware of possible threats to the safety of our students or schools. “

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Court documents offer new details in case of teens found in box truck

    Court documents offer new details in case of teens found in box truck

    Monday, June 18 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-06-19 01:09:44 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Some would call this a mobile drug den: rocks of meth, a hand gun, knife, and nearly naked teens locked in the back. A newly released search warrant filed by Spokane Police details Shonn Anderson and the teens had met up on Facebook Messenger. One of the teens told police that they messaged Anderson asking if he would sell them meth for $40.

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Some would call this a mobile drug den: rocks of meth, a hand gun, knife, and nearly naked teens locked in the back. A newly released search warrant filed by Spokane Police details Shonn Anderson and the teens had met up on Facebook Messenger. One of the teens told police that they messaged Anderson asking if he would sell them meth for $40.

    >>
  • Mother of six charged with first degree murder for shooting man in head outside her home

    Mother of six charged with first degree murder for shooting man in head outside her home

    Monday, June 18 2018 5:32 PM EDT2018-06-18 21:32:42 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash. - A 32-year-old woman has been charged with first degree murder for shooting a man in the head last week. Brittany Korzonthowski was initially charged with attempted murder for shooting Caleb Tipton. Tipton was taken off life support last week. In a court hearing Monday, Korzonthowski was charged with first degree murder.

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - A 32-year-old woman has been charged with first degree murder for shooting a man in the head last week. Brittany Korzonthowski was initially charged with attempted murder for shooting Caleb Tipton. Tipton was taken off life support last week. In a court hearing Monday, Korzonthowski was charged with first degree murder.

    >>
  • Spokane employee burglarized at work

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:56:23 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash.- A Spokane man says he's learned the hard way to always lock his car, even if it’s just for 20 seconds. James Parker says thieves burglarized his company truck in a matter of minutes. Behind an alleyway at Mattress Firm off of Division by NorthTown Mall, Parker says he was in the store delivering inventory while his co-worker was across the way at Subway to get food. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash.- A Spokane man says he's learned the hard way to always lock his car, even if it’s just for 20 seconds. James Parker says thieves burglarized his company truck in a matter of minutes. Behind an alleyway at Mattress Firm off of Division by NorthTown Mall, Parker says he was in the store delivering inventory while his co-worker was across the way at Subway to get food. 

    >>
HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • Top Stories from KHQHomeMore>>

  • Spokane Police is asking for public's assistance in locating missing 70-year-old woman

    Spokane Police is asking for public's assistance in locating missing 70-year-old woman

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 7:31 AM EDT2018-06-19 11:31:07 GMT
    Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing vulnerable adult. 70-year-old Linda Bunn was last seen in the 1400 block of E Nebraska Ave at approximately 1:30am Tuesday. Ms. Bunn has a history of dementia which likely contributed to her walking away from the residence. She is described as a white female, about 5’7” and weighing approximately 133lbs. She was last seen wearing a pink sweater, with a purple sweater underneath,...>>
    Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing vulnerable adult. 70-year-old Linda Bunn was last seen in the 1400 block of E Nebraska Ave at approximately 1:30am Tuesday. Ms. Bunn has a history of dementia which likely contributed to her walking away from the residence. She is described as a white female, about 5’7” and weighing approximately 133lbs. She was last seen wearing a pink sweater, with a purple sweater underneath,...>>
  • Spokane employee burglarized at work

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:56 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:56:23 GMT

    SPOKANE, Wash.- A Spokane man says he's learned the hard way to always lock his car, even if it’s just for 20 seconds. James Parker says thieves burglarized his company truck in a matter of minutes. Behind an alleyway at Mattress Firm off of Division by NorthTown Mall, Parker says he was in the store delivering inventory while his co-worker was across the way at Subway to get food. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash.- A Spokane man says he's learned the hard way to always lock his car, even if it’s just for 20 seconds. James Parker says thieves burglarized his company truck in a matter of minutes. Behind an alleyway at Mattress Firm off of Division by NorthTown Mall, Parker says he was in the store delivering inventory while his co-worker was across the way at Subway to get food. 

    >>
  • Mad Minute stories from Monday, June 18th

    Mad Minute stories from Monday, June 18th

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:54 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:54:29 GMT

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Monday, June 18th.

    >>

    Here are the extended versions of the KHQ Local News 11 at 11 Mad Minute stories from Monday, June 18th.

    >>