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February 19, 2015 at 3:43 PM

Student charged with threatening shooting at Bellevue high school

A 17-year-old student has been charged with felony harassment for allegedly threatening to “shoot up” the International School in Bellevue, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. According to the charging documents filed Thursday in King County Juvenile Court, the senior told police he felt bullied and had few friends at the school. Prosecutors say he invited…


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January 12, 2015 at 8:16 AM

Moses Lake third-grader removed for threatening school

The Associated Press MOSES LAKE — A third-grader at a Moses Lake elementary school was removed on “emergency expulsion” after he told classmates he would come to school with a machine gun and pistols and shoot them all. The website iFIBER One News reports the student at North Elementary was immediately confronted last Friday by counselors and…


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December 26, 2014 at 10:21 AM

Issaquah school to reopen Jan. 5 after threat forced closure

Classes at Issaquah’s Pacific Cascade Middle School will resume as scheduled Jan. 5 after a threatening letter prompted the school to close for three days before Christmas break. The typed letter was found Dec. 17 outside a teacher’s classroom and threatened violence against four school staff members two days later, according to the Issaquah School…


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December 17, 2014 at 11:06 AM

Issaquah school remains closed Thursday after letter threat found

UPDATE, Thursday, 5:50 a.m. | Pacific Cascade Middle School in the Issaquah School District will remain closed on Thursday after a a threatening letter was found on Wednesday. From the district’s website: Investigations into the threat letter discovered at PCMS are continuing with law enforcement. As of this morning, no new information has come to light….


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