FBI: Minor targeted HBCUs, including Morgan State and Coppin State, with racially motivated threats
A minor has been identified as being responsible for many racially-motivated threats of violence targeting Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
FBI identifies one suspect in bomb threat calls at HBCUs
FBI Director Christopher Wray said Tuesday that the agency has zeroed in on one suspect following a string of bomb threats at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) made earlier this year. The surge in bomb threats started Jan. 5, when Howard University and seven other historically Black institutions were targeted. By February, 17 different…
FBI confirms a single juvenile suspect behind most bomb threats to dozens of HBCUs
WASHINGTON — The FBI has officially announced that a single minor youth is the main suspect in most racially motivated bomb threats to dozens of Historically Black Colleges and Universities earlier this year that terrorized students. The FBI in a statement on Monday did not release any further details — only that the individual is under 18 — but said the agency is working with state prosecutors to “hold the minor accountable.” “Given the feder…