Arrest made in threat against Valley Center High School

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VALLEY CENTER, Kan. (KAKE) -

Police say an 18-year-old has been arrested for making a threat against Valley Center High School.

Dr. Cory L. Gibson said USD 262 administrators were made aware of the threat on Wednesday, and at no time was the suspect on school grounds.

"The individual has been arrested, and the situation is being handled in accordance with school district and law enforcement policies and procedures," Gibson said in a letter to parents. 

Valley Center police said an 18-year-old from Park City was arrested and booked into the Sedgwick County Jail for criminal threat. 

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Neither Gibson nor Police did not give additional information about the threat.

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