Teen, 8-year-old identified as Farmington school threat suspects

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FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) – Police have identified two more suspects, including an 8-year-old girl, in the bomb threats made against schools in the past week.

Farmington Police say the 8-year-old has been identified as the student responsible for the December 14th and 16th threats against Apache Elementary.

The other student, a 17-year-old male, has been charged with interference of the educational process for writing a bomb related message on classroom whiteboard. Officials say the message referred to a bomb but was not a threat.

At this time detectives are still investigating other threats. They are offering at $2,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information should call the San Juan County Crime Stoppers at (505) 334 –TIPS.

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