15-year-old Muskogee boy taken into custody for allegedly posting threats against school on Facebook

MUSKOGEE, Okla. - Online threats regarding a Muskogee school resulted in a 15-year-old student taken into custody.

Just before 10 p.m. Tuesday, the Muskogee Police Department was notified of a Facebook post allegedly made by an Alice Robertson School student and threatening to bring a gun to school to harm other students.

Police took the teen into custody a short time later.  The boy was taken for a mental evaluation and transferred under an emergency detention order to a Tulsa hospital.

Corporal Michael Mahan with the MPD said the investigation is being completed and will eventually be submitted to the district attorney's office for prosecution.

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