Bealeton – On the morning of Tuesday, January 21, 2020, the Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office and Liberty High School Administration were made aware of threats directed at Liberty High School. The individual made the verbal threats to students on Friday, January 17, 2020. The School Resource Officer, in coordination with the school administration, responded to the reports.
The identity of the individual making the threats was confirmed and the student was located. After thorough scrutiny, it was determined there was no credible threat to the students, staff or the school campus.
The student was released into the custody of a parent. Deputies are presenting probable cause to Juvenile Intake authorities to seek appropriate charges.
The Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office and Fauquier County Public Schools continue to work together to provide a safe environment for students and faculty.