Brunswick County officials arrest teen accused of bomb threat

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WMBF) - The teen responsible for a bomb threat that occurred at South Brunswick High School on October 2 has been arrested, Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives said.

Richard Christopher Patton, 17, of Burton Road, Southport, was charged Friday with communicating a false bomb report in a public building.

Patton was detained in the Brunswick County Detention Facility and later released under a $10,000 bond.

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