George Hiotis

Man Charged In Bomb Threat

by George Hiotis on February 24, 2014 at 1:37 am

Perry County Sheriff William Barker says his deputies have made an arrest in connection with a bomb threat.  Sheriff Barker says 29-year-old Gregory Allan Goodin is charged with inducing panic and he is currently in the Southeast Ohio Regional Jail.  The Sheriff says his office was informed by the New Lexington Police Department about a bomb threat at the Perry County Courthouse on February 18th.  The facility had to be evacuated and searched by a bomb sniffing dog, which found nothing.