Student Faces 10 Years for Anti-LGBTQ Bomb Threat

Jonathan Radford.

High schooler Jonathan Radford, 18, was arrested on October 19 in Spartanburg, South Carolina for posting online at Twitter that he had made a bomb and planned on targeting LGBTQ students at his school. Making such threats — even falsely — is punishable by up to 10 years in prison with a minimum one-year sentence on conviction. Redford is being held on $2,000 bond.

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