Marietta Police Confirm Two New Bomb Threats(Listen To The Call)

By: Cathleen Moxley Email
By: Cathleen Moxley Email

The Marietta Police Department has confirmed that they are investigating 2 new bomb threats.

The new threats have been made for Marietta College and the Comfort Inn.

Authorities say the calls both came in shortly after 2pm Monday.

The Marietta Police Department is also investigating both threats that were made earlier in the day for Selby General Hospital and the Marietta Wal-Mart.

WTAP News and WTAP.COM will have more information as it becomes available.


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  • by Anonymous on Feb 17, 2009 at 01:34 PM
    Clearly who ever is doing this is trying to cause panic. The party involved has picked hospitals and, schools. Doesn't that fall under the patriot act?
  • by Anonymous on Feb 17, 2009 at 05:11 AM
    so these calls must be coming from a trac-phone because they cant be traced...Right??
  • by noone Location: marietta on Feb 16, 2009 at 04:59 PM
    it is not act of terrisiom it is act of iduse of pannic he can get parrol or get sent up the river but he did four he will defently be sent up the river unless he pleads insanity but the judge woul;d take it pretty hard on him
  • by Dan on Feb 16, 2009 at 04:57 PM
    Oh, for *****sakes, this is getting ridiculous. At least if he had stuck with the hospitals, we could just say that he'd watched too much Batman. And seriously, a Wal-Mart?
  • by Me Location: Bartlett, Ohio on Feb 16, 2009 at 04:27 PM
    They need to find this guy and give him a physically demanding job so he doesn't have time to think up stupid ways to waste his and everyone else's time and resources.
  • by emily Location: williamstown on Feb 16, 2009 at 04:21 PM
    Sounds like this person has a little too much time on his hands. 4 in one day sounds like he is really wanting to blow up something. Well they need to get him. This is so not funny so people who are taking it lightly shouldn't. It could happen just like 9-11 did. Now, i am not trying to compare them- i am just saying people don't need to take it lightly. It's is so weird that most of these are in Ohio. Now, why aren't there any in WV or somewhere other than Ohio. But, I think this guy/girl could maybe doing this to get out of school like if he went to Marietta he wants out of school. So why don't they try to find this person? I have 1 question and someone please try to help me get the answer: Did this guy call on a cell phone or a landline because, its hard to find a cell phone. This guy/girl may need to go away to get some help because its past 2:30 and Marietta still has the school. One last thing, THIS PERSON HAS TOO, TOO, TOO, TOO, TOO MUCH TIME ON HIS HANDS. HE/SHE NEEDS HELP ASAP.
  • by ear on Feb 16, 2009 at 03:39 PM
    the 911 operator should of said you dont sound smart enough to build a bomb so please hang up moron... the callers are simply trash and hopefully will get to see what prison feels like!
  • by anonymous Location: marietta on Feb 16, 2009 at 03:15 PM
    This person is stupid and needs help! Why would someone do that? Does this person think it is funny? IDIOT
  • by anonymous Location: ohio on Feb 16, 2009 at 03:04 PM
    who would be stupid enough to call and report a bomb when there is not a bomb and then spend there life in prison?
  • by D Location: Marietta on Feb 16, 2009 at 02:40 PM
    Posted by: amused Location: no where on Feb 16, 2009 at 04:08 PM This guy is CLEARLY amused he is doing this. **** WAKE UP....THIS COULD BE THE CULPRIT***
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