Kealakehe High School Student Arrested After Lockdown

December 7, 2018, 3:07 PM HST
* Updated December 7, 3:08 PM

On Friday, Dec. 7, 2018,  at approximately 9 a.m., Kona Patrol officers responded to a report of a possible weapons incident at Kealakehe High School which resulted in a school lockdown.

A check was conducted at the school, and no one was found in possession of any weapons.

Further investigation reveals the incident involved a student making a comment about bombs during a confrontation with other students.

As a result, a 15-year-old male student was arrested for Harassment.

The investigation is continuing into this incident.


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