Valley man arrested in Kohler Windows bomb threat

Harry Sullivan hsullivan@trurodaily.com
Published on August 13, 2012
Bomb threat

DEBERT – A 23-year-old Valley man and employee of Kohler Windows has been arrested in relation to a bomb threat called in regarding the facilty this morning.

“Police were able to track down the cell phone used to make the bomb threat to an employee of Kohler Windows,” RCMP Sergeant Al Affleck said, in a press release issued shortly before 2 p.m. Monday.

“At 12:00 noon a 23-year-old male from Valley was arrested by police on Kohler Windows property,” he said.

Colchester RCMP received a 911 call at 9:30 a.m. in regard to a bomb threat at the Debert manufacturing facility.

The three buildings at Kohler Windows were evacuated and searched by employees and an RCMP bomb-sniffing dog. No bomb was located.

Police continue to investigate and charges of public mischief and uttering threats are pending completion of the investigation.