Man arrested in connection with Fox 6 bomb threat

March 4, 2014

Police arrested a man Tuesday afternoon suspected of calling in a bomb threat to the Fox 6 television station.

According to a Brown Deer Police Department news release, police were sent to the TV station around 7 a.m. Tuesday after a bomb threat was called in to the newsroom, 9001 N. Green Bay Road.

Police secured the building and evacuated nonessential personnel. In conjunction with the Milwaukee County Sheriff Department's canine unit, police searched the building but did not find a bomb.

After further investigation, Brown Deer police arrested a 28-year-old Milwaukee man at his home. Charges are pending.

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