Threat to Straughn School lands teen in Diversion Center

COVINGTON COUNTY, Ala. (WTVY) - Another Covington County teenager has been arrested in a school threat investigation.

Investigators say a 16-year-old sent an Instagram message threatening an incident at Straughn School.

The suspect confessed when questioned by deputies. He was arrested and taken to the Youth Diversion Center in Dothan.

The suspect could face more charges.

This is the second arrest in less than a week.