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Student arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats against El Dorado Hills school

A student at Marina Village Middle School in El Dorado Hills has been arrested after allegedly making threats against the school.

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office was notified Friday of a student threatening the safety of the school, according to a Sheriff’s Office news release. Deputies worked with the school staff to determine whether the threat was credible. The suspect and several witness were interviewed.

The suspected student was removed from class and booked into El Dorado County Juvenile Hall on suspicion of making criminal threats, the news release said. The Sheriff’s Office did not disclose the student’s gender or age.

The Sheriff’s Office knows of no other credible threats to Marina Village Middle School or other schools, the news release said.

If you have information about any of these people, please call 800-222-7463 or 916-443-4357, or report online at

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy