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Teen in Custody Following Discovery of 'Hit List'

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By Alexa Tieu
By Michelle Bartlome
By KIFI-TV

Rigby, Idaho ( KIFI-TV ) A Rigby Junior High student is in custody after police say he was planning to kill fellow students and police officers.

According to Police Chief Keith Hammon...The boy's parents called police when they discovered the list of people he wanted to kill on an electric tablet.

Police officers went to the student's home and found the list.

They also discovered a bag full of weapons including knives, handguns, and several rounds of ammunition.

The teen was taken into custody and is undergoing a mental health evaluation...

The junior high principal says this plot was uncovered because of good police work...


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