(KENS5) — Police have arrested a 16-year-old student they say spread rumors about a shooting at Steele High School on Friday.

The Cibolo Police Department issued a press release on Thursday saying the threats were generic in nature but that all threats are taken seriously.

The suspect, who had run away from home, allegedly told students that he believes a gunman will enter the school on Friday and shoot students in the lunch line.

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