Rigby Student Plotted To Harm Other Students


By Paul Johnson

Rigby, Idaho ( KIFI-TV) - Police said a Rigby Junior High School student was plotting to harm fellow students.
Rigby Police Department officers investigated after Jefferson County Sheriff's dispatch received information on the situation around 10:30 Monday night.
Rigby Police Department Officers investigating the incident found that the suspect had compiled a list of people at the junior high school to hurt.
With the help of the suspect’s parents, law enforcement also discovered a bag of weapons, including firearms, at his home.
The suspect is being held at this time and is undergoing a mental health evaluation, police said Tuesday.
Rigby Police Department is investigating with the assistance of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

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