Levelland Police Chief Albert Garcia has confirmed to KLVT News that an arrest was made of a minor on the high school campus Friday afternoon.
Chief Garcia said that a report was made by a student of an explosive being in the building. Garcia said the minor was taken into custody and taken to the law enforcement center. It was confirmed to be a false report and the minor was arrested and charged with a state jail felony of making a false report to a peace officer.
Chief Garcia said the minor was taken to the Lubbock County Juvenile Justice Center by Hockley County Juvenile Officers. He also noted that this arrest was NOT in relation to any of the rumors circulating on social media or any of the incidents from the past two days on various Levelland ISD campuses.