Louisville man charged with threatening students

Posted at 6:51 AM, Dec 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-08 06:51:52-05

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Louisville man has been faced with several charges after threatening to shoot high school students.

The incident happened on Friday morning in the parking lot of Valley High School.

Police said Mason Fox, 20, pulled a gun from his waistband and told a group of students that he was going to shoot them.

Police were called to the scene and arrested Fox after a short foot chase.

He has been charged with terroristic threatening, wanton endangerment, fleeing police and trespassing.