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Rochester teen faces charges after allegedly making threats on Facebook

A girl called police to report a 16-year-old male was threatening her on the social networking site. Police say the boy threatened to get a gun and shoot her. He's facing charges for terroristic threats and harassment.
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A girl called police to report a 16-year-old male was threatening her on the social networking site. Police say the boy threatened to get a gun and shoot her. He's facing charges for terroristic threats and harassment.

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