UPDATE: Kaplan Police Chief Boyd Adams says an arrest has been made in connection to the creepy clown threats happening at Kaplan and Erath area schools.
Adams says they arrested a suspect just after 5 p.m. Sunday on charges of making terrorist threats and inducing panic.
The suspects name will be not be released because he is a juvenile, Adams said.
ORIGINAL: KAPLAN, La. (KLFY) — Kaplan Police and the Vermilion Parish Sheriff’s Office says it is taking “scary clown threats” on social media very seriously and police are investigating.
Officials say the threats, which have been surfacing in several states across the country, are now specifically targeting Kaplan, Erath and other schools in Vermilion Parish.