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Middle school student charged with threatening to put bomb in principal's office

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MARSHALL COUNTY, KY -

A Benton, Kentucky Middle School student is accused of threatening to put a bomb in the principal's office.

The Marshall County Sheriff's Department says the student made the threat in front of several classmates.

The students then reported him to the principal.

A follow-up search of the student's property turned up a cell phone with a battery attached to it, but they determined it was not an explosive device.

The juvenile is charged with terroristic threatening and is no longer in school.

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