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Wake Forest Man Charged With Bomb Threat Against Daughter's School

Posted May 1, 2002 7:17 a.m. EDT

— -- A Wake Forest man is under arrest for allegedly making a bomb threat against his daughter's school.

Gordon Pratt is charged with disorderly conduct and communicating a threat.

Authorities say Pratt became angry during a meeting with school officials yesterday at Fox Road Elementary School. He left the school, but authorities say he phoned the school about an hour later and threatened to blow it up.

Police arrested Pratt at his home.