Female Juvenile Charged for Making Bomb Threats on Amherst H.S.

Amherst County, VA - A female juvenile has been arrested and charged for making bomb threats on Amherst County High School.

The sheriff's office says over the past several weeks, six threats have been made.

That's a felony in Virginia.

This female has been charged in three of them.

She's being detained in the Lynchburg Detention Home and no other information about her will be released because of her age.

The sheriff's office is still investigating the three remaining threats.