RICHMOND, Mo.- A Richmond juvenile was the subject of a perceived threat against Richmond High School and was apprehended by authorities this morning for questioning.

According to a Facebook post by the Ray County Sheriff’s Office, in the early morning hours deputies in conjunction with the Richmond Police Department, conducted a search warrant at a residence after receiving reports of a threat against the Richmond High School. A search warrant was granted by the Ray County Prosecuting Attorney and a single firearm was located and seized along with the juvenile suspect.

The Richmond Police Department was not immediately available for comment on the status of the investigation or the juvenile subject.

The Ray County Sheriff’s Office stated they were notified by the Richmond Police Department that the incident was a false report.