Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

Police Arrest 18-Year-Old Planning School-Shooting Plot

By Igor Volsky  

"Police Arrest 18-Year-Old Planning School-Shooting Plot"

Share:

google plus icon

On Friday, police in Bartlesville, Oklahoma arrested an 18-year-old high school student who was planning a school-shooting massacre plot. Sammie Eaglebear Chavez “tried to recruit other students to assist him with carrying out a plan to lure students into the school auditorium where he planned to begin shooting them after chaining the doors shut.”

“He also told them that if the students assisting him did not do what they were supposed to do, he would not hesitate to kill them and/or himself.” Chavez was arrested on Friday; bail is set at $1 million.

Tags:

‹ Man Opens Fire In Alabama Hospital

Nevada Lawmaker Proposes Arming School Officials To Prevent Mass Shootings ›

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.