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Cumberland Authorities Arrest Student For Alleged Bomb Threat

Posted October 27, 2003 5:48 a.m. EST

— A 14-year-old girl has been charged with making a bomb threat.

Emergency crews evacuated Westover High School in Cumberland County Monday morning. They say someone called 911, introduced herself and said there were explosives in the school.

Investigators say the caller was lying about the bomb, but was telling the truth about her name.

The student was later arrested. Authorities say she is a student at Westover High School.