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BALTIMORE, Md. (WBFF) — Baltimore County Police Department have arrested a student in reference to a threat made against Perry Hall Middle School on social media earlier today.

Police were notified that a social media post had been made to Instagram, possibly threatening harm at Perry Hall Middle School on Monday morning. 

Although preliminary investigation found that this threat was not credible, detectives were able to act quickly and identified the source as a student at Perry Hall Middle School.

The juvenile was arrested this evening and will be charged by police.

Police believe that this is an isolated incident and there are no additional suspects involved or outstanding.

As a precautionary measure, there will be an increased police presence at Perry Hall Middle School on Monday morning.