Local Student Faces Disciplinary Action Follow Snapchat Threat

A local student will be facing disciplinary action following a threat that was posted on Snapchat Thursday night. Administrators at Fondy High School were made aware of the threat at approximately 9:30 Thursday evening, of a student that had posted a picture holding a gun to a group Snapchat associated with the High School. The post contained a photo of a student who was not involved, but was posted by another student. The gun was determined to be an airsoft gun.The student that posted the photo has been identified, and is cooperating with authorities as well as with the school. Thanks to the quick actions of parents and students, the matter was brought to a close in a timely fashion, according to Fondy High Principal Matt Steinbarth.