Man Makes Threat Towards Portageville School

.One person was arrested after police said he made a threat against the Portageville School. The man was identified as 37 year-old Earnest Treadwell he was arrested for making a terrorist threat. Police say that on March 11, 2020 around 11:32 a.m., the Portageville School Resource Officer received a call of a threat made to the school by an adult. Police said the school was placed on lock down by school administrators. Officers found Treadwell and he was taken into custody without incident. He is being held at the Mississippi County Jail on a $5,000 bond with special condition that defendant have no entry upon Portageville School District Property.

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