Independence High students accused of making threats against

INDEPENDENCE (AP) — Security has been increased at Independence High School after two students were arrested and accused of

making threats against the school.

Tangipahoa Parish Schools Superintendent

Mark Kolwe told The Advocate in a written

statement on Thursday

that Principal Hugh Wallace said the students' grandmother called

the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office Tuesday after finding

written threats in the boys' room at home.

Kolwe did not disclose the nature of the threats or the students' names.

Due to the grandmother's concerns, Kolwe she kept the boys at home.

Authorities searched the house, found the

written threats and booked the two students into the Florida Parishes

Juvenile Detention

Center.