3 arrested in connection with ETX school threat hoax
POSTED: Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 9:48am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 2:26pm
Nacogdoches, Texas (KETK) — The Nacogdoches County Sheriff Office has made three arrests in connection to the threats made against Woden ISD.
Sheriff Jason Bridges said arrest warrants were issued Tuesday for the three suspects.
Officials was notified Sunday afternoon of a threat that was circulating on Facebook toward Woden ISD.
The posting was placed on a social media website called Woden Trash. After several hours of investigation, the sheriff's office was able to obtain an IP address of the computer that was used.
Three suspects were identified and questioned Monday morning around 1:00 a.m.
The sheriff's office was able to determine the threat was a hoax and that none of these subjects were actually planning any type of threatening activity toward any school.
Cade Watson, 19, Daisy Martinez, 18, and Jessica Lyons, 18, were arrested for Terroristic Threat.
All subjects were booked into the Nacogdoches County Jail, Tuesday evening.