WEDNESDAY UPDATE: There has been an arrest in the Causey Middle School threat. It was a Causey student who was arrested and charged with making a terrorist threat, Mobile County Public Schools spokeswoman Rena Philips told FOX10 News.

There's no word yet on whether the student will be suspended.



MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) - The Mobile County Public School System said it is aware of a threat made against Causey Middle School.

Parents sent FOX10 News a screenshot of an Instagram post warning students that there will be a shooting.

Causey Middle School threat

The post on Instagram threatening Causey Middle School 

The school system said it is investigating the threat with Mobile Police. In an email, the system said investigators identified a person of interest and police are questioning the person.

Police officers and resource officers will be on Causey's campus Wednesday morning.

This latest incident comes on the heels of a series of threats against schools in Mobile and Baldwin County. 

On Friday, a 17-year-old was charged after police said the student made a social media post threatening Foley High School. 

Then on Sunday, threats were made against Theodore High School and Clark-Shaw Magnet School. Police said the students responsible for those threats were also charged. 

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