Omar Cespedes, New Town, charged with making bomb threat to convenience store

A preliminary hearing is scheduled Thursday in district court in Stanley for Omar Elias Cespedes, 37, New Town, who is accused of calling in a bomb threat to a New Town Cenex store on Nov. 10.

Cespedes is charged with Class C felony terrorizing.

According to the probable cause affidavit filed with the court, a male called the store and said “there’s a bomb in the store.” The phone number belonged to Cespedes.

The store was evacuated and was checked out by authorities. No bomb was found.


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