SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Two students are charged with conspiring to kill a staff member at Bullitt Central High School, sister station WAVE reports.
A parent contacted police Wednesday after discovering text messages on his or her child’s phone about someone trying to get their hands on a gun.
Investigators said the gun was for a third student, who intended on harming a specific staff member.
The two charged are now in custody.
Police did not release the names of the students because they are minors.
Shepherdsville police said the incident is a reminder for people to speak up when they see something suspicious.
The school posted about it on its Facebook page Thursday: