ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Police were investigating several reports of a non-specific threat involving a clown and the Roselle Park schools on social media this week. The post read as follows:
“I will be in Roselle Park around Aldene School, the High School, the Middle School, 7 victims a week will be targeting freshman - Fransiel Melo”
On Monday afternoon Roselle Park police reported that as a result of thier investigation, a 14 year old Roselle Park resident was identified as the individual responsible for the post. The post has since been removed. The juvenile was processed and released into the custody of a guardian.