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Police: Killeen teen referenced Sandy Hook in Twitter threat

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Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014 5:40 pm

A Killeen teen is facing a criminal charge after police said he made violent threat on Twitter.

According to an arrest affidavit, Keshon German Horton, 17, wrote a message on his Twitter account Monday that referenced the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

“(Expletive) it, I got a surprise for KHS tomorrow ima just sandy hook elm that hoe, not a threat just a fact”, the message read.

Horton was arrested after Killeen police discovered the message. He was arraigned on a misdemeanor charge of terroristic threat by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke today. Jail records showed he was in custody in Bell County Jail as of this afternoon. His bail was set at $5,000.

Read more in tommorow's Killeen Daily Herald

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