The Lafayette Police Department announced Friday afternoon that they have made an arrest in the case in which involved a threat towards Lafayette Parish Schools.

The threat was made via email and sent to the Lafayette Parish School Board. After a short investigation into the matter, police were able to identify and locate the suspect who allegedly sent the email.

The suspect is a 13-year-old white male and he been charged with one count of Terrorism.

Earlier today we had a story involving threats towards schools via social media involving clowns. At this time we are not sure if these two cases are related.

We will continue to follow this developing story.