There will be an increased police presence at Perry Hall Middle School following threats made by a student on social media Sunday.

Police were notified of the social media post made to Instagram threatening potential harm to students or faculty on Monday morning. Although the investigation determined the threat was not credible, detectives acted quickly to identify the source as a student at Perry Hall Middle School. The juvenile was arrested this evening and will be charged.

Investigators believe that this is an isolated incident and there are no additional suspects involved. However, to ensure students and parents alike of their safety at school, there will be additional officers Present Monday morning.