In a news release, Assistant Police Chief Todd Erskine said on Thursday, at 3:10 p.m., the Storm Lake Police Department was called to the Storm Lake Middle School in reference to a threat.
Erskine said police met with school staff who allege that an 11-year-old boy made threats to blow the school up.
After an investigation, the boy was arrested and charged with Threats of Terrorism, a class D felony. The boy was processed and released to a parent pending a court date.
Police believe there was no imminent threat.
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