Arrests made in connection with threats made against South Mississippi schools

Two arrests have been made in connection with threats made against two school in Stone County.

According to a post on the Wiggins Police Department Facebook page, two people are in custody for making threats against the school on social media.

In a separate Facebook posts, police said the threats had been made Thursday morning. A comment on the post showed a screenshot that said “Killing ppl at stone middle school and high school.”

The Sun Herald will update this story as it develops.

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