Teen spread hoax about bomb in Almaty rgn school
Illustrative photo: Kazpravda.kz/Talgat Akhanov
A 14-year-old teenager in Almaty rgn spread a hoax that his school was "mined" and will explode at night, Kazpravda.kz refers to Policia.kz reporting.
School staff from the village of Akkuduk called the Panfilov district Police Department, saying that an unknown person had warned that the school would explode at night.
The police duly arrived at the scene.
"A group of sappers was mobilized to detect explosives. The school grounds were fully checked. It was proved that the caller had spread false information. In the course of operational and investigative measures, it was established that the caller was a 14-year-old teenager. Other information is not disclosed in the interests of the investigation, "said Zhandos Kavliyev, acting head of the Panfilov district police station.
After the call that caused the villagers to panic, the families living in the school area were evacuated to safety.
The police soon discovered the telephone terrorist. It is revealed that the 14-year-old teenager called about the bomb, because he didn't want to go to school.
Pre-trial investigation continues.