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Boyd County, KY teenager arrested after bomb threat posted on social media

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A Boyd County, KY teenager is facing charges after a bomb threat was posted on Facebook.

The 15-year-old boy was arrested around 10 p.m. Jan. 21, in Westwood, Kentucky. Investigators say school officials received an anonymous tip about a threat to blow up Fairview High School. 

The teen is being held in a juvenile detention center on first degree terroristic threatening. His name is not being released because of his age.

The threat was investigated by Boyd County Sheriff's Deputies, Ashland Police, Kentucky State Police.