Advance, MO man arrested for making terroristic threat towards Sikeston school

Former Sikeston student facing charges after social media threat

SIKESTON, MO (KFVS) - An Advance, Missouri man was arrested on Wednesday, November 14 after making a threat on social media according to law enforcement.

Braedon Herron was charged with a felony count of making a terroristic threat first degree. He is being held on a $50,000 cash only bond. (Source: Sikeston DPS)
Braedon Herron was charged with a felony count of making a terroristic threat first degree. He is being held on a $50,000 cash only bond. (Source: Sikeston DPS) ((Source: Sikeston DPS))

Braedon Herron, 20, was charged with a felony count of making a terroristic threat first degree. He is being held on a $50,000 cash only bond, according to Sikeston DPS.

The Sikeston School District responded after threatening comments were made by a former student through social media.

We’ve learned today threatening comments were made by a former student through social media referencing Sikeston High...

Posted by Sikeston R-6 Schools on Thursday, November 15, 2018

The School District says Sikeston DPS acted quickly and there was no current threat to students and staff.

They say they make student safety a top priority.

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