Bartlesville Teen Faces Bomb Hoax Charge

Thursday, July 29th 2010, 11:51 am
By: News On 6

BARTLESVILLE, OK -- A Bartlesville teen is in the Washington County jail in connection with a fake bomb found in the parking lot of Bartlesville High School parking lot in June.

Eighteen-year-old Daniel Armstrong turned himself in this week.

Earlier this month, Bartlesville Police Chief Tom Holland said three teens were behind the hoax.

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Surveillance video from the school recorded on June 22nd helped identify the three. Two of the teens are 17 years of age.

Armstrong remains in jail on a felony charge of placing a simulated explosive device. His bond is set at $125,000.

His next court appearance is August 13th.