A man from South Shields has admitted using Facebook to threaten to kill 200 American school children, which led to thousands of people staying off school.
Reece Eilliott posted the abuse on a tribute site for a girl who was killed in a car accident, but did it in the months after a high school massacre in America.
You can watch the lunchtime report from Dan Ashby below.
An internet troll who posted threats to kill 200 American schoolchildren on Facebook has been jailed.
A man from South Shields who admitted using Facebook to threaten to gun down 200 American school children is expected to be sentenced today.
A man from South Shields has pleaded guilty to using Facebook to make threats to kill 200 American school children.