- Associated Press - Friday, March 25, 2016

TREXLERTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Police have charged a 19-year-old Pennsylvania man in a scary school bus prank involving a “Scream” mask and a fake knife.

Police in Upper Macungie Township say Jason Santo boarded the Parkland High School bus early Tuesday wearing a black cloak, the mask and carrying the fake knife. He screamed then ran away.

Police say someone followed the school bus intruder to Santo’s home and alerted authorities.

Police say Santo acknowledged pulling the prank, saying he is friends with a student on the bus and was trying to scare him.

Police have cited him with disorderly conduct and unauthorized school bus entry.

The Associated Press could not immediately located a phone number for Santo.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide