White County student arrested for social media gun threat

WHITE COUNTY — The White County Sheriff’s Department along with Carmi City Police investigated a gun threat Thursday at the Carmi White County High School.

The threat involved a social media post of a subject with a gun and a text that said “I know where you live”. The threat was allegedly made towards another student and there was no threat towards the school system.

The student who allegedly made the post was questioned and released to his parents.