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Man arrested for Tippecanoe County courthouse bomb threat

Posted at 6:04 PM, Apr 26, 2019

LAFAYETTE — The Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office arrested a man Friday in connection to a courthouse bomb threat.

According to a release from the sheriff's office, Michael Lee Battering, 47, was charged with false reporting of an explosive device and intimidation, along with other unrelated charges.

A bomb threat was called into the Tippecanoe County courthouse on April 11.