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D.H. Conley student charged with making school shooting threat

Published: May. 26, 2022 at 7:24 PM EDT
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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) -The Pitt County Sheriff’s Office says a current D.H. Conley student has been arrested and charged with threatening a school shooting.

The sheriff’s office says just after 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 25, school resource officers who are assigned to D. H. Conley High School were notified by students of a possible school shooting threat that was on social media.

The school was placed on lockdown as a precaution during the investigation.

Detectives identified current D. H. Conley student, 18-year-old Sha’Niyah Pittman, as a suspect.

Greenville Police assisted with locating and arresting her.

Pittman has been booked into the Pitt County Detention Center on one felony count of communicating a threat of mass violence on educational property.

She is being held without bond.

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