DUTCHESS COUNTY, N.Y. -- The arrests of two Dutchess high school students for making separate terror threats at their high schools topped the news for the week.
A high school student in the Hudson Valley has been charged with making a terroristic threat, a class D felony, after a tweet he posted was picked up by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents. Click here to read the story.
A 17-year-old high school student in the Hudson Valley has been charged with making a terrorist threat after posting statements on social media about shooting students. Click here to read the story.Here are some of the other top stories of the week (click on the link to read the story):
- City of Poughkeepsie police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men, one of whom may have been involved in two store robberies.
- A lawsuit filed by a Dutchess County woman who sued KFC because there wasn't enough chicken in her $20 “Fill-Up” bucket, has been dismissed by U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
- An investigation into the crash that closed the Mid-Hudson Bridge for hours and killed a 90-year-old Poughkeepsie resident could take several weeks, according to the Town of Lloyd Police.
- A massive multi-agency narcotics operation in the City of Poughkeepsie has led to 18 arrests and safer streets, according to the city, state and county police officials.
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