JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Police have identified a 12-year-old male juvenile in connection to a bomb threat.
It happened on Saturday, December 28, at approximately 12:45 p.m.
Officers responded to Walmart, 1941 West Morton, in regards to a suspicious phone call.
It was reported that the caller mentioned a bomb and immediately disconnected the line.
The juvenile was arrested as a result of this investigation.
The Jacksonville Police Department takes threats to the community serious regardless of the intent and will continue to take a zero tolerance approach to threats made to or about the community.