Reagan County Authorities release name of suspect involved in bomb threat

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Reagan County authorities release more information in connection with a bomb threat last week at the high school in Big Lake.

NewsWest Nine, the only cameras rolling when authorities closed down the campus and evacuated students on September 26th.

The 17 year old suspect charged with the threat is identified as Justin MacGregor.

He's facing a third degree felony charge for a terroristic threat.

If convicted, MacGregor could face a possible sentence of two to ten years in prison and fines.

The D.A's office is considering whether they'll take the case to a grand jury.

A bomb sniffing dog was called in from the Goodfellow Air Force base, but found nothing.