WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (CBS4) – Police in Woodland Park have arrested a suspect who caused the school district to close for two days in early March over a credible threat.
A release posted to the Woodland Park Police Facebook page says officers executed a search warrant in the town on March 7, and identified and took the suspect into custody.READ MORE: Four Congressmen Join Colorado Teacher & Students To Make a Japanese Internment Camp A National Historic Site
A threat was found written in a girl’s restroom at Woodland Park High School on February 23rd.READ MORE: Victims Identified In Colorado Springs Mass Shooting At Birthday Party
The department requested assistance from the Colorado State Patrol, Security Forces at Peterson Air Force Base, the 10th Special Forces Group at Fort Carson, and the Department of Homeland Security.MORE NEWS: COVID In Colorado: Colorado Pediatrician Preparing To Supply Pfizer Vaccine 'As Quick As Possible'
Police are now working with the District Attorney’s Office to determine appropriate charges.