Arrest made for social media threat against Delphi High School

Eighteen year old Madelynn Rose Charles was arrested early on Thursday morning in connection to the Snapchat threat towards Delphi High School.

Posted: Oct. 11, 2018 11:04 PM
Updated: Oct. 11, 2018 11:10 PM

DELPHI, Ind. (WLFI) — An arrest has been made in connection to the alleged Snapchat threat made towards Delphi High School. Eighteen year old Madelynn Rose Charles was arrested early on Thursday morning.

Police say she is a senior at the high school and that she made threats on social media that she was going to harm students at the school the next day.

She is currently on house arrest and is ordered to have no contact with any students at the school. She now faces a felony charge of intimidation.

Carroll County Sheriff Tobe Leazenby said the students and staff are safe. However as a precaution, Delphi police and sheriff's deputies were at the school Thursday.

Delphi Police first received a tip on Wednesday about the alleged threat.

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