Vt. supermarket evacuated after threat foundJune 13,2013The Associated Press
BURLINGTON — Police evacuated a Vermont Price Chopper and shut down the supermarket for about an hour after an employee found a note on a wall indicating there was a bomb in the store. No explosive device was found and a worker who said he wrote the note was arrested.
The Burlington Price Chopper was searched and cleared of any suspicious items after the note was discovered about 4:50 p.m. Wednesday.
Police said 22-year-old Dustin Moore has been charged with creating a false public alarm and was scheduled to appear in court Thursday. It wasn’t immediately known if he had a lawyer.MORE IN This Just InTODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE: A brief midsummer return of last winter’s stubborn cold air mass descends over the Northern Plains, Midwest and Northeast this week bringing colder than seasonable daytime temperatures. 0Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott shares local weather information and easily digestible... Full StoryRICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: 2nd president John Adams signs Sedition Act on this day in 1798 providing jail time for criticizing the government; Jerry Rubin, co-creator of the Yippies, American activist, political theorist, businessman, born this day in 1938. 0Rutland Herald content editor Rich Alcott uploads astronomic, historic and epigrammatic content... Full Story
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