Bruce Man Arrested In Connection To Bomb Threat

Matthew Allen

OXFORD, Miss. (WCBI)-An arrest has been made in connection to the Oxford Malco theater bomb threat Sunday. 29 year-old Matthew Allen of Bruce was arrested Tuesday night and charged with false report of a bomb. A suspicious package was discovered Sunday night around 6-30 in the theater parking lot. Tupelo Bomb Squad, the FBI and several other agencies responded to the Oxford Mall parking lot to investigate the suspicious package that had been left under a vehicle. No explosives were found in the box but witnesses said a note was left inside. Allen’s bond is set at $10,000 dollars.