3 Manatee Co. students charged with threatening schools

Three Manatee County youths have been charged with felonies in social media threats made against schools,

Three Manatee County youths have been charged with felonies in social media threats made against schools,

The schools threatened were Braden River Middle School and Team Success Charter School.

A 14-year-old boy was charged Tuesday regarding the BRMS threat ,while two 11-year-old girls were charged with the Team Success threat.

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These are just the latest in a rash of school threats made in the wake of last week's Broward County school shooting that left 17 people dead.

Two Tampa students were arrested Monday and Tuesday for allegedly threatening two high schools, and a 14-year-old Manatee student was charged with threatening a high school..