Nashville Student arrested for threatening Nashville School of the Arts

It has been reported that a 16-year-old student is in custody after allegedly making violent threats toward the Nashville School of the Arts over the weekend.

Metro Nashville Police Department, said that the juvenile was arrested at his home just before 11 p.m. Saturday.

Police said that the student had made an Instagram post "implying he was going to commit acts of violence at the school."

Several people saw the post reported the incident to police.

When investigators were investigating the teen, he admitted to officers that he did create the post but called it a joke.

The teenager is being charged with false report of an emergency, which is a felony.

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