A former Green Middle School student has been charged with telecommunications harrassment, a first-degree misdemeanor, after making threats to Green students on Instagram.

According to the Summit County Sheriff's Office, on Sunday, a 14-year-old former student threatened to shoot students and posted images of a handgun to social media. The Summit County Sheriff's Detective Bureau was contacted and the teen was located at his Bedford home later that day. Detectives determined the teen made the threats, but he did not possess any firearms.

He was transported to the Summit County Juvenile Detention Center.