Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Springfield High School On Alert After Threatening Facebook Post
School officials in Springfield are increasing security at Shawnee High School after a student posted on Facebook that he could “do better” than the Newtown, Conn., shooting that killed 26 people.
The apparent threat created safety concerns at the school today and sheriff’s deputies planned to provide extra security at the school.
Deputies took the teen in for questioning, but he has not been arrested or charged.