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Boy, 12, charged in connection with bomb threat at Albany school

Boy, 12, charged in connection with bomb threat at Albany school

WNYT Staff
Updated: September 24, 2021 08:47 PM
Created: September 24, 2021 07:36 PM

ALBANY - A 12-year-old student at Hackett Middle School in Albany has been arrested.

Police say using an online messaging app, the boy encouraged someone else to phone in a bomb threat to the school around 1 p.m. Friday.

Police searched the building and didn't find anything.

The boy is charged with conspiracy and due in Albany County Family Court in October.


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