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Macon teen sentenced for bomb threat

Thursday, January 22, 2009 | 11:07 a.m. CST; updated 11:50 a.m. CST, Thursday, January 22, 2009

MACON — An eastern Missouri teenager gets a five-year suspended sentence after pleading guilty to making a bomb threat at a school.

Eighteen-year-old Jackie Royer of Macon was sentenced Tuesday. He was also placed on probation for five years.

Police were called to Macon Vocational School on Sept. 11, 2008, after receiving a report of a bomb threat written on a school wall. The building was evacuated and students were taken to churches during the search. No bomb was found.

As part of his sentence, Royer must write a letter of apology to all teachers and administrators in the Macon School District, and he must make an oral apology to the school board.

 


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