12-year-old girl arrested after 'shooting' text

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MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. -- A 12-year-old student at Coffenberry Middle School was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct, after she allegedly generated a text about a shooting.

Police say that they were contacted by officials from the school at 1:15 p.m., after they were shown a text message that said, "there is going to be a shooting tomorrow."

Police say after an investigation, they discovered that the girl had sent the message to herself.

She was arrested and charged with first degree disorderly conduct, which is a Class A Misdemeanor.

The girl was cited and released to her mother.