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Suspect arrested after student prank places Jane Macon Middle under lockdown

A student told police another student threatened violence against the school.

A suspect was arrested after a student prank-called 911 causing Jane Macon Middle School in Glynn County to be placed under a brief lockdown Monday morning, according to school officials.

A Code Yellow lockdown went into effect before 10:30 a.m. after a student told police another student threatened violence against the school, according to a statement posted to Facebook from Glynn County Public Schools.

After an investigation was launched, a phone was confiscated and one primary suspect has been taken into custody, officials say.

Students were not in any danger, according to Glynn County Public Schools.

We have been informed that a student at Jane Macon Middle School made a prank phone call to 911 this morning stating that a student had threatened violence against the school. As a precaution we...