Teen who used the moniker ‘NickCruz’ is arrested for Snapchat threat while two other Marjory Stoneman Douglas students are detained for carrying knives

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Three students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were arrested this week as a Florida sheriff reveals a school deputy has been placed on leave for sleeping on the job.

The Broward County Sheriff's Office said a sophomore student was arrested Tuesday for posting threatening messages on Snapchat, including one of a gun.

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In one image, the teen was pictured with a weapon tucked into the waistband of his pants. The second photo was of bullets, the department said.

Detectives said both photos had threatening messages, and one was directed at someone named 'Josh'.

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According to the Sun Sentinel, the teen told detectives that the weapon was a BB gun and the bullets belonged to his father.

An arrest report, the outlet claims, stated that the student allegedly used the moniker 'NickCruz' for an online game he played.

Nikolas - Cruz - Shot - Students - Teachers

Nikolas Cruz, 19, shot and killed 17 students and teachers at the Parkland, Florida school on February 14. He's been charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. His brother, Zachary Cruz, was arrested on Monday for trespassing at the high school.

The Broward County Sheriff's Office said the teen's actions interfered with school function and disturbed the peace. The student, who was not identified, faces a misdemeanor charge for making a threat on social media.

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He was hospitalized under the Baker Act for being a threat to himself and will be transferred to the Juvenile Assessment Center once he's medically cleared, ABC Action News reports.

Also on Tuesday, police arrested 18-year-old Jordan Salter. According to detectives, she pulled a two-inch knife out of her bra during an incident involving another student in the cafeteria. It's not clear if she will face any charges.

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In a separate incident Monday, 16-year-old Gavin Stricker was arrested for brandishing a knife on the bus. Police said when school officials searched the...
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