Police arrest 15-year-old accused of making online threat regarding Pataskala Street Fair

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The Pataskala Division of Police said a 15-year-old has been arrested and charged for making a threat online.

Police said they received information Wednesday that a potential threat was made on social media regarding the Pataskala Street Fair.

Detectives were able to identify the suspect and make an arrest. The suspect was taken to a juvenile detention center.

The teen has been charged with aggravated menacing and police said additional charges may be added after the case is reviewed by prosecutors.

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