CANTON, Miss. (WJTV) -- A teen is in custody in connection with a threat made against Canton schools.
The Canton Public School District and law enforcement officers held a news conference Monday to update the public about the case.
Authorities said they arrested a 16-year-old on Saturday.
The school district said the teen had been expelled from one of the schools.
Canton Public Schools were put on lockdown Friday after they received a social media message that someone was threatening a school shooting at CHS and Porter Middle.
The teen could face a cyberstalking charge.