UPDATE: Fulton student pleads guilty to peace disturbance

7 months 1 week 3 days ago Tuesday, March 06 2018 Mar 6, 2018 Tuesday, March 06, 2018 11:00:00 PM CST March 06, 2018 in News
By: Randi Bass, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

FULTON - A teenager pleaded guilty to a charge of peace disturbance in July and was given two years probation as a sentence.

Police took 17-year-old Tyra Pope into custody in early March after administrators contacted them in regards to the alleged threat.

According to the probable cause statement, Pope made comments to a teacher and other students threatening to shoot up the school, warning people "don’t come to school tomorrow."

Prosecutors originally charged Pope with making a terrorist threat, but Pope's guilty plea was to a misdemeanor charge.

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