Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Man accused of 'bomb bag' threat at IRS office

On August 17, 2009 a man threatened an IRS employee when he handed her a note that read, “Bomb bag,” and gestured to his back pack during his visit to a San Jose IRS office. Today that man was charged in federal court.

The day of the scare, the IRS employee is said to have quickly hit a panic alarm and then special agents evacuated the building and detained the suspect. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the suspect was taken into custody for psychiatric evaluation that day. However, a bomb was not found.

Read the full article here and tell me what you think.

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