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Torrington student accused of posting threat on social media

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A teenager was arrested in Torrington on Monday after being accused of placing a threatening post on a social media site.

Police received information about the post just before 7:30 a.m. on Monday.

Torrington High School was placed in a very brief “secure in place,” police said, and the student accused of crafting the post was located and arrested by police.

The 17-year-old student was charged with breach of peace.

The secure in place was lifted and the school day returned back to normal.

No further details about the post were released.

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