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17-year-old charged after sending threat against Northwest Prep

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. —A 17-year-old is in custody after Memphis Police confirmed he sent a threat on Facebook concerning Northwest Prep on Thursday.

Police have not released the name of the suspect, but have charged him with commission of the Act of Terrorism.

The suspect was not on campus and no one was injured, police say.

No other information was given.

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