A 15-year-old male from La Salle was temporarily detained and was later taken to a medical facility, La Salle police said in a report. Police further said they have been in contact with the La Salle County State’s Attorney’s Office where a charge is under review.
Peru police were alerted to an unspecified social media post. La Salle police and administrators from La Salle-Peru High School launched an “immediate” investigation that led to the 15-year-old.
“Police took the necessary steps to ensure there is no threat to our school,” said La Salle-Peru High School Superintendent Steven Wrobleski in a letter to the community.
Wrobleski said L-P has an anonymous reporting tool https://www.lphs.net/safeshare to report concerning behavior directly to the school’s safety officer.