Teen arrested for North Port high school bomb hoax

FOX 4 Staff

Teen arrested for North Port high school bomb hoax

CREATED Dec. 21, 2012

NORTH PORT, Fla. - North Port police made an arrest in a bomb threat posted on Facebook aimed at North Port High School on Monday.

The threat turned out to be a hoax but explosive detection dogs from Lee County were called in to sweep the entire campus.

Detectives arrested 19-year-old Kyle McMahon of Port Charlotte charing him with a false report of a bomb or explosive device and disrupting a school function.  The false report is a felony.

McMahan is being held in the Sarasota County jail on no bond.

 

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