Man behind bomb hoax that led to 44,000 pupils being evacuated is jailed

A man who claimed he had planted bombs at schools across the UK – affecting more than 44,000 children – has been jailed for more than four years.

Andreas Dowling, 24, told police he had planted bombs containing dynamite, sarin gas – a nerve agent – and radiation, before threatening to shoot any survivors with assault rifles.

In total, he made 107 fake bomb claims across the UK, Canada and the US – 75 of which were in Britain.

He also attempted to disrupt the 2015...
source: Metro

2019-12-03 10:00
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