POMEROY — An 18-year old has confessed to making false bomb threats to Meigs High School according to Meigs County Sheriff Robert E. Beegle.
Christopher Meadows, 18, of Darwin Road, Shade, was arrested after admitting to making two false bomb threats to Meigs High School. The confession was obtained by Sgt. Scott Trussell.
Meadows has been charged in Meigs County Court with one charge of attempted inducing panic and one charge of inducing panic.
According to an earlier report, the threat came into the school about 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday and the school was vacated by 8 a.m., with students dismissed and transported home.
The threat was left on voice mail at the school.
A deputy responded to the school on Tuesday and no bomb was found.