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Mom reads son's Facebook, saves him from shooting

Mom reads son's Facebook, saves him from shooting
Posted April 8th, 2014 @ 1:15pm by Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – Perhaps the most incredible result to come from a parent monitoring her child's Facebook page: A Salt Lake mom who did just that managed to help intercept two teens who allegedly planned to shoot her son. The mom called the police officer who serves as resource officer at West High School Friday and said that she saw comments from two male teenagers on Facebook threatening to come to the school and shoot her son. "She had actually read threats and seen the threat on his Facebook page," a police detective tells the Deseret News.

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