3 JUVENILES ARRESTED FOR THREATS
The Elyria Police Department announced today that three female juveniles have been “Certified to Juvenile Court” for Delinquency by Inducing Panic and Making False Alarms. The investigation revealed that two 17-year-old females were responsible for the bomb threat calls made to the Elyria High School on March 7th at 10:47am and March 8th at 10:46am. A third 16-year-old female joined these two females when the March 8th call was made.
The first bomb threat was reported to the police on Wednesday, March 7th at 10:47, the caller was believed to be female. The second call was reported to police the same day at 1419 hrs. This caller was believed to be male. The third call was reported to police on Thursday, March 8th at 1046 hrs, that caller was believed to be female. The fourth call was reported to police on Friday, March 9th at 1131 hrs. The caller was believed to be female. The Elyria Police Department is continuing its investigation into the four bomb threats called into the Elyria High School.
The bomb threats reported on March 7th at 2:19pm and on March 9th at 1131am are still under investigation and certifications are expected in the near future.
The Elyria Police Department will be requesting the harshest punishment under the law for these serious and costly crimes.