School bomb hoaxer jailed

Daily Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - NEWS -

A TEENAGER ob­sessed with the Columbine mas­sacre has been jailed for mak­ing bo­gus bomb threats to UK schools.

Ge­orge Duke-co­han, 19, sparked the evac­u­a­tion of 400, in­clud­ing Marl­bor­ough Col­lege, Wilt­shire.

His email warned: “We fol­low in the foot­steps of our two he­roes who died in the Columbine shoot­ing.”

Duke-co­han, from Wat­ford, also called a US air­line say­ing a flight had been hi­jacked, Lu­ton crown court had heard.

He got three years’ jail.

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