OTTAWA cOUNTY, MI (WHTC) -- The Ottawa county Sheriff’s Department is reporting an arrest in the bomb threat at West Ottawa High School Thursday morning. Captain Mark Bennett says that a 16-year-old male student at West Ottawa High School has been arrested and is now in the Ottawa County Juvenile Detention Center. Bennett also said they believe the teen made the threat from the school just before classes began this morning. Detectives believe that the teen may also be involved in other areas in connection with threats made through telecommunications. Making a bomb threat to a school is a felony and teen could be charged that way. No other information is being released at this time due to the fact that the suspect is a juvenile.
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