A former American River College student has been arrested for allegedly making a violent threat against the campus.
Kristofer Wayne Clark, 21, of Sacramento was arrested at his workplace on Thursday on suspicion of making threats to commit a crime resulting in death or bodily injury.
Los Rios Community College District police said that a student alerted an ARC staff member that Clark allegedly made a threat against the main campus. The alleged threat came with the intention to carry out the threat on Friday, according to a college press release.
District police then notified the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department and officers from both agencies arrested Clark.
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No specific person or group of people were mentioned in the alleged threat, according to the press release.
“This is a perfect example of the importance of all of us reporting concerns,” said Los Rios police Chief Cheryl Sears. “The rule is simple: If you see something, say something. If you hear something, say something.”