x

Buffalo, NY | Local News, Weather, Traffic, Sports | WGRZ.com

Buffalo Police investigate threat at International Prep School

Police say a 17-year-old former student has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — There was a large police presence at the International Prep School in Buffalo Monday afternoon following a threat.

Police say a threat was made by a former student around 2:20 p.m. and the school was put on lockdown. The lockdown was lifted sometime after 3 p.m.

Police say a 17-year-old former student has been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat. The 17-year-old was arrested in Amherst around 4 p.m.

2 On Your Side will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

RELATED: Cheektowaga man arrested following shooting on Buffalo's Main Street

RELATED: Niagara Falls Police investigate car fire, burned body

RELATED: New York State Police investigate altercation involving trooper