Student charged with menacing after hanging ‘threatening' literature around Dawson School

Posted at 10:55 AM, Nov 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-07 12:55:23-05

BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — A teenager has been charged with menacing after threatening literature was found at a private school.

On Tuesday around 8:30 a.m., deputies with the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office responded to Dawson School in Lafayette to investigate the incident. According to the sheriff’s office, a 14-year-old male student had hung "paper literature" around the school and on a teacher’s classroom door that was political and threatening in nature.

A student told the teacher about the literature, who in turn notified Dawson School administration.

The juvenile was charged with menacing. His name is not being released.

Dawson School administration is also investigating the incident.