FBI confirms a single juvenile suspect behind most bomb threats to dozens of HBCUs

FBI said this year alone, more than 50 HBCUs, places of worship, ‘other faith-based and academic institutions across the country have received racially motivated threats of violence’

By: - November 15, 2022 3:20 pm
Spelman College campus

Hours before the Southern Poverty Law Center held a virtual panel in February about recent bomb threats made to dozens of historically Black colleges, yet another bomb threat was reported — this one to Spelman College, a historically Black institution in Georgia. (Ross Williams/Georgia Recorder)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.