CHICAGO (CBS) — A teen was arrested on disorderly conduct charges for threatening to shoot his ex-girlfriend.
According to Joliet Police, the 14-year-old threatened to shoot her in the head.
Administrators at Plainfield South High School were made aware of the threat and investigated.
They found pictures of a semi-automatic handgun on the teen’s cellphone.
After a preliminary investigation, they found that the teen had sent pictures of himself with a gun to his ex-girlfriend in the past.
The Kendall County State’s Attorney’s office approved felony charges against the teen.
He was transferred to the St. Charles Juvenile Correction Center.