Amherst Students Charged In Bomb Threat

June 13, 2011 Updated Jun 13, 2011 at 3:20 PM EDT

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Amherst Students Charged In Bomb Threat

June 13, 2011 Updated Jun 13, 2011 at 3:20 PM EDT

AMHERST, NY ( RELEASE) After a week long investigation into a series of bomb threats at Transit Middle School, Amherst Police Special Victims Unit Detectives Mark Pitirri and Cindy Herberger, with the assistance of school officials, were able to identify two suspects.

At this time, both suspects, who are students at the school, have been charged with Falsely reporting an Incident in the Second degree, a class E felony.

After being mugged and fingerprinted, each suspect was released to their parents until their future court date.