• Fake bomb threat closes 3 schools
    March 28,2014
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    LUDLOW — An unidentified out-of-state student faces charges after spurring a bomb scare that closed this town’s elementary, middle and high schools Wednesday.

    Police said a boy from Fall Mountain Regional High School in Langdon, N.H., upset with adults who monitor students’ social media sites, decided to post a bomb threat on the Internet.

    “It was a hoax,” said Ludlow Police Chief Jeffrey Billings. “He was trying to see whether people were watching his Facebook page. He learned the hard way.”

    The boy will be cited to appear in White River Junction criminal court.

    Ludlow students will have to make up the lost school day in June.
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