Local authorities were called in to investigate a bomb threat made by a patient who was en route to a local hospital – a threat that ultimately turned out to be false.
On Tuesday, the bomb squad of the Broward County Sheriff’s Office was called to investigate suspicious items located outside of a middle school. The items in question turned out to be pillows.
Lake County police arrested a man they say called in a fake bomb threat in order to get his friend out of work.
A 12-year-old girl has been charged with making a bomb threat at a southwest Florida public library.
A Lee County woman is facing charges over an alleged phone call to a local airport in which she threatened to blow up airplanes because her husband was working nights, authorities said.