Dutch Police Close Dozens Of Schools Due To Shooting Threat

Category: World / Apr 22, 2013 10:56AM EDT
The Netherlands were fast to react to threats of gun violence made on the internet by closing dozens of schools. An anonymous post on social media was made, and thousands of students were told by authorities to stay home from school. A British student has been detained as a suspect in the threatening post. The authorities are treating the threat seriously, as the threat also included a picture of a gun. The name of the suspect in custody is yet to be released. Video Courtesy Of Reuters