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Man arrested in connection with MU Yik Yak threats to go to trial

Missouri S&T sophomore Hunter Park’s trial by jury 9 a.m. May 5 in Boone County Circuit Court.

Colleges nationally grapple with Yik Yak threats

Yik Yak threats spurred more than a dozen investigations on campuses in 2015 alone.

Hunter Park pleads not guilty to Yik Yak threats

MU Police Department arrested Park who allegedly posted on the anonymous social media platform two threats which sparked widespread panic on MU’s campus.

Catch up on what you missed regarding Yik Yak threats

Three people have since been arrested in connection with threats on Yik Yak.

Friends of Hunter Park say he ‘had a very twisted sense of humor’

MUPD officer Dustin Heckmaster: “I asked if he was quoting the Umpqua shooting; he replied, ‘mmhmm.’ I asked why he had quoted the phrase; Hunter replied, ‘I don’t know, I just … deep interest.’”

Twitter calls for MSA President’s resignation

Head apologized for posting on Facebook that the KKK had been sighted at MU.

Campus nearly empty, silent in wake of online threats

“You could feel that there was pain and tension in the air,” sophomore Claire Papp said.

Yik Yak causes a stir on MU campus

This is not the first time Yik Yak has been a part of a campus safety issue.

UPDATED: Park pleads guilty for Yik Yak threats

Suspect arrested for Yik Yak threats Hunter M. Park is a 19-year-old student at Missouri Science and Technology.

MUPD increases security following Yik Yak threats

“Some of you are alright,” the first yak said. “Don’t go to campus tomorrow.”

MUPD investigating Yik Yak threat

The Chief of Police spoke with the Black Culture Center earlier today.