Archive for Wednesday, May 23, 2012

KU police, Douglas County prosecutors looking into online threat

May 23, 2012

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Kansas University police forwarded information to Douglas County prosecutors Tuesday after a student on Twitter made an alleged threat to blow up a parking lot.

Elizabeth Phillips, assistant director of the KU Public Safety Office, said that officers were able to identify the person and that prosecutors will make a decision about whether to file formal charges. According to a KU police report, the KU parking services department contacted police about 10:38 a.m. Tuesday.

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pace 2 years, 11 months ago

Jerk, oh needs a little attention. But I am impressed by how stupid the threat sounded. Blow up a parking lot? Not easily done.

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