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|Sheriff Joe Arpaio|
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio claims his detectives may have prevented a "serious mass murder" similar to the one carried out at an elementary school last week in Newtown, Connecticut.
While referencing the Connecticut shooting several times, Arpaio explained yesterday morning 's arrest of a 16-year-old student at Red Mountain High School in Mesa, who's accused of making a threat on the Internet.See also:
-MCSO: "Serious Murder/Suicide Plot" Uncovered at Mesa's Red Mountain High School