News agencies across the region have picked up the story of the Kingman boy who was arrested for allegedly threatening to bring a gun to his elementary school. A school resource officer and Kingman police became involved on May 2 after students reported hearing an 11 year old boy say he was going to bring a gun to Cerbat Elementary.

The boy was taken into custody and booked into the Mohave County Juvenile Detention Center. The Mohave County Sheriff’s office said he is facing a charge of interfering with an educational facility.