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A Florida woman was charged Friday threating to carry out a mass shooting at a school in an online post.
Juliana Cote, 26, of Tampa, made the threat Thursday, the Hillsborough Sheriff’s Office said.
Cote “a public message on her Facebook account yesterday with a photo of a small fake gun threatening to ‘shoot everyone’ at the nearest primary school,” the agency said in a tweet.
Deputies say Cote lives near an elementary school, Fox 13 Tampa reported.
The researchers said Cote admitted to making the threat on her Facebook page.
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WFLA-TV reported that deputies were notified of the post and went to her home to speak with her.
She was charged with making written threats to commit a mass shooting, or terrorism, or a crime.
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She was booked into the local jail and was held on $7,500 bond.
Her Facebook page says she studied hair coloring in a cosmetology school.