Police Searching for Bomb Threat Suspects

By: Cathleen Moxley Email
By: Cathleen Moxley Email

Marietta Police are busy looking for suspects after five bomb threats were called in to prominent locations in just a little more than 24 hours.

Authorities say Marietta Memorial Hospital, Selby General, Wal-Mart, the Comfort Inn and Marietta College were all targets of these threatening calls that happened Sunday and Monday.

Police said they're in the process of working with telephone companies to trace the calls, but they say the best way to get information is from the public.

"Somebody will call in and say 'hey, this sounds just like Joe Bag-of-donuts down the street.' We'll check and eventually we'll go interview Joe, and so far those have not panned out," Captain Jeff Waite said.

Those 9-1-1 calls are available for you to listen to here on our Web channel.

If you have any information on who's behind the threatening calls, you're asked to call the Marietta Police Department.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

Read Comments

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
  • by lulu Location: marietta on Feb 18, 2009 at 08:01 AM
    what is going to happen when they find this guy ?? well to me he sounds like all he wants to do is scare people he needs to get help or spend the rest of his life in JAIL
  • by georgia Location: marietta on Feb 18, 2009 at 05:51 AM
    What happened to Jennifer Tamazzi that did the news previous-did she leave the area,etc-just wondering-I get used to seeing someone and then they're gone-I enjoy your station and all your employees that I see and hear on the news-thank you!!
TheNewsCenter One Television Plaza Parkersburg, WV. 26101 304-485-4588
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 39748707 - thenewscenter.tv/a?a=39748707
Gray Television, Inc.