Anchorage police have arrested an elementary school student in a school threat investigation.

A community alert from the Anchorage Police Department said a school resource officer learned of the threat from the Anchorage School District just before 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Police say a student at Aurora Elementary on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson made "verbal threats" against other students.

The student was arrested Tuesday night. Charges have been forwarded to the Division of Juvenile Justice.

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