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Two Bishop Snyder students charged with racial threats


Two Bishop John J. Snyder High School baseball players were arrested Monday in connection with threats made toward their African American teammate, according to reports from the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.

The two Bishop Snyder students arrested each face one count of making written threats to kill or do bodily injury — a second-degree felony.

News4JAX reported Monday that alleged racist comments had surfaced, along with threats on social media, against the only African American student on Bishop Snyder’s baseball team.

Read the rest of this story at News4Jax, a WJCT News partner.