Summerville mom arrested for school threat on Facebook

Summerville mom arrested for school threat on Facebook

March 15th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

April Chitwood

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SUMMERVILLE, Ga. - A north Georgia mom is arrested, charged with "terroristic threats or acts," after Chattooga County Sheriff's detectives were shown a post she made on Facebook regarding her child's school.

The Chattooga County Sheriff's Office says April Chitwood turned herself in Wednesday. They say the Summerville mom admitted to posting a comment on Facebook about blowing up Leroy Massey Elementary School.

"You really need to think about what you're going to say before you say it, or in this case, before you post it on Facebook," Chatooga County Sheriff's Office Detective Eddie Colbert says.

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