Police charge black student at Maryland HS for ‘Klan attack’ threat hoax

Police charge black student at Maryland HS for ‘Klan attack’ threat hoax
Another day, another "racism" hoax. (Image: Screen grab of CBS 13 video)

[Ed. – Another hoax bites the dust.]

Police began their investigation after Arundel High School officials told them about a suspicious Twitter account.

The account, named @KoolkidsKlanKkk, reportedly sent out a tweet that read, “We’re planning to attack tomorrow”.

This account used similar language to a racial petition that had been passed around Anne Arundel High School by the “Kool Kids Klan”.

Police worked with Twitter, and were able to identify the person who created the account and sent out the threatening tweet.

That person has been identified as a 14-year-old African American female who attends Arundel High School.

Authorities interviewed the girl while she was with her parents, and police say she admitted to creating the Twitter account and sending the threatening tweet.

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