Middle school student facing criminal charges over emojis

A middle school student is facing criminal charges over emojis.

The 12-year-old from Virginia, who was apparently impersonating another student, sent a social media message using emojis of a gun, a bomb and a knife.

The post also reportedly included the word 'killing'.

The student is charged with threats and harassment.
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