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Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office makes arrest following bomb threat investigation at Colquitt County High

The Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office says it is investigating threats that were made toward...
The Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office says it is investigating threats that were made toward Colquitt County High School.(WALB)
Published: Feb. 27, 2021 at 12:06 PM EST
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COLQUITT COUNTY, Ga. (WCTV) - Saturday morning, the Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook that it was made aware of threats that were made toward Colquitt County High School and that the Office was investigating.

The Office said that a bomb threat aimed at the high school was made on social media.

Upon investigation into the threat, arrest warrants for Elphonso Moore, Sr. were secured.

Moore, Sr. was charged with one count of terroristic threats and acts. He is currently housed at the Colquitt County Jail.

At the request of the Colquitt County School System, K9s trained in explosive detection were brought in to the school.

No explosives were located.

We at the Colquitt County Sheriff’s Office have been made aware of threats made towards the High School. We are...

Posted by Colquitt County Sheriff's Office on Saturday, February 27, 2021

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