PERRYSBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two juveniles have been arrested and charged with making a terroristic threat, accused of doctoring a threatening photo that was circulating on social media among the Gowanda School District.
According to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, the picture showed a student on a school bus pointing a pistol down the aisle toward other students.
The sheriff’s office and the Village of Gowanda Police Department conducted a joint investigation into the photograph on Thursday. It was found to have been made with photo editing software.
The two juveniles, both 14-years-old, were released to their parents and are scheduled to return to court at a later date.