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Zion teen arrested after posting threat on Twitter

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CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

A teen in north suburban Zion is in jail, accused of making a threat over the Zimmerman trial.

Police say the 15-year-old tweeted: "If Zimmerman leaves free Imma shoot everybody in Zion causing a mass homicide, an I'll git away wit it just like Zimmerman."

Several people saw the tweet and reported it to police, and the FBI.

The suspect, who is a student at Zion Benton Township High School, is charged with a felony.

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