Teen accused of tweeting bomb threat

January 25, 2013 7:54:09 PM PST
A Long Island teenager is accused of tweeting a bomb threat against a rival school.

The tweet targeted Kings Park High School.

It prompted officials to bar all students from the school's basketball game Friday night.

Police say they arrested the 16-year-old who goes to Islip High School after he tweeted he had a bomb and was going to blow up the "Kingdome", Kings Park Gym.

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