Suspect Charged in Bomb Threat Towards Rabun County Schools

According to a press release from the Rabun County Sheriffs Office, a suspect has been charged in making a bomb threat towards Rabun County Schools last Friday.

An 18 year old student at Rabun County High School has been charged with one count of terroristic threats and acts in connection with the events that took place on October 23rd. The student has been expelled and will not return to school.

The District Attorney’s office is responsible for any criminal prosecution which may follow. There will be consequences for the actions that took place.

The Rabun County Sheriff’s office has asked that the public refrain from any harsh condemnation, and to allow due process to unfold.