STORM LAKE, Iowa — A teenager in northwest Iowa has been charged after authorities said he wrote a bomb threat on a high school's bathroom wall.

The 14-year-old from Storm Lake has been charged with a felony count of making terroristic threats. He was arrested Thursday and has been released to his parents.

Storm Lake police said the message was found this week on a bathroom wall at Storm Lake High School. Authorities took writing samples and consulted with a handwriting expert.

The message threatened to bomb a gas station. — AP

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