A threat to shoot up Washington Alternative School and its teachers and administrators on Friday led to the arrest of a student.
The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office said a note was found Friday afternoon on a hallway floor.
The note indicated a threat to shoot the school in general, the majority of teachers and school administrators, a news release stated.
School administrators and the school resources identified a male suspect, who was taken to the Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Unit.
The boy was charged with false reporting and simple assault/threats. Additional charges may be pending at a later date, the release stated.