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UNIONTOWN (KDKA) — The mother of a teenager who allegedly planned to shoot several students at Uniontown High School is now facing charges herself.

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Forty-five-year-old Lenora Ann Hendrix, of Markleysburg, Pa., is being charged for knowingly and intentionally delivering or providing a firearm to a minor.

Hendrix is the mother of a 14-year-old boy who was arrested in January after a student overheard the boy talking about shooting four students at Uniontown Area High School.

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The student informed his parents and police about the threat, and state troopers then went to the suspect’s home to interview the suspect and his parents. They also obtained a search warrant for the home.

When troopers searched the teenage suspect’s bedroom, they found one semi-automatic rifle, one shotgun, two lever-action rifles, one revolver, one crossbow and bulk ammunition for all weapons. Troopers also found throwing knives and two machetes.

According to a criminal complaint, when authorities interviewed Hendrix, she said she let her son keep firearms in his bedroom to teach him responsibility and to “let him grow up.”

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Hendrix’s son is being charged with terroristic threats, possession of a firearm by a minor and criminal attempt to commit catastrophe.