SYLVESTER, Ga. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has been charged with making a bomb threat at a high school in south Georgia.
WALB-TV reports the unidentified teen is being held in the Eastman Regional Youth Development Center.
Police say the boy called in a bomb threat to 911 on Jan. 8 which led to Worth County High School in Sylvester being evacuated.
Officials say the boy will be charged with making terroristic threats and disrupting a school.
Sylvester is about 20 miles east of Albany.
Information from: WALB-TV.