PATASKALA, Ohio (WTVN) --Deputies with the Licking County Sheriff's Office have arrested a 15 year old who they say made threats to shoot students at Watkins Memorial High School.

The Sheriff's Office says a faculty member at the school notified them Wednesday after learning of the alleged plot to use a .22 caliber weapon to shoot students Thursday.

The student, who wasn't identified, is at the Licking County Juvenile Center.