Student charged for hacking Fulton School District website
FULTON - The Fulton Police Department announced Friday they arrested a high school student Thursday they said hacked and shut down the school district's computer network.
Fulton Police received a call from Fulton High School advising someone hacked the district's computer network.
Through an investigation, the district's IT department traced the hacking back to a computer in one of the classrooms, where a student was confirmed being logged in on that computer at the time.
Austin Taylor Singleton, 17, was arrested and charged with tampering with computer equipment.
Police said there was no release of any confidential information as a result of the hack.
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