HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Kauai Police Department said an arrest has been made after they received reports of a bomb threat sent to the Koloa Elementary School administration.
According to KPD, a 20-year-old male suspect allegedly called the elementary’s administration and threatened that a bomb would go off at the end of the school day.
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KPD personnel immediately began to work with the administration to check the campus for any devices in the area and a decision was made to evacuate the school.
After a thorough search of the school was finished, no devices were found and officers cleared the scene.
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Further investigations led officers to identify, locate and arrest the male suspect on suspicion of terroristic threatening in the first degree. He remains in custody as the investigation continues.