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Second man arrested with bomb scare

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We now know two people were arrested in connection with a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of all Colquitt County schools yesterday.

Jerome Osby is charged with hindering a criminal apprehension. Investigators say he was harboring Xavier Sims, who is charged with making the threatening phone call.

Sims appeared court today charged with terroristic threats, transmitting a false public alarm,  and 14 counts of disrupting a public school. He was denied bond.

Osby is free on bond. All 8,700 students were evacuated from the County's 14 schools Tuesday.



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