Build­ings emp­tied be­cause of hoax

Hoax

Austin American-Statesman - - COMMUNITY NEWS - Con­tin­ued from B

of op­er­a­tions for the Texas State Univer­sity Po­lice De­part­ment, said Thurs­day that of­fi­cers there still think she’s re­spon­si­ble for the hoax bomb threat that led the univer­sity to evac­u­ate some build­ings. Ben­itez, whose de­part­ment filed the charges against Hen­der­son, didn’t ex­plain why their opin­ions weren’t swayed by the fed­eral in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

Two days af­ter lo­cal au­thor­i­ties first took her into cus­tody, the FBI an­nounced that it had ar­rested her ex-boyfriend for the same crime.

Dereon Tay­ronne Kel­ley, 22, faces up to 10 years in prison on a fed-

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