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Student, 7, accused of falsely reporting shooter on campus at Miami-Dade school

Police notify child's parents about incident

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A 7-year-old student is accused of calling 911 Friday morning to falsely report that a shooter was on campus at BridgePrep Academy Village Green in southwest Miami-Dade, authorities said.

A Code Red was issued at the school at 13300 SW 120th St. before authorities determined the report was a hoax. 

Police told Local 10 News reporter Saira Anwer that officers located the child who made the call and notified the student's parents.

No other details were immediately released.


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