Bomb threat posted on Twitter lands Islip teen behind bars
ISLIP - A bomb threat posted on Twitter landed an Islip teen behind bars Friday evening.
Suffolk police say they arrested 16-year-old Steven Taggert after he threatened to blow up the Kings Park High School gym on the social media site.
School officials say a rivalry war has broken out on Twitter between students from Kings Park and Islip high schools.
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Taggert is expected to appear in court on Saturday morning.