Man arrested in Yale shooting hoax

April 23, 2014, 11:40 am
SHARE THIS POST
Print Article


(NECN) - A man has been charged in a November shooting hoax at Yale University.

Police say 50-year-old Jeffrey Jones called 911 and falsely reported a pending shooting in November.

Law enforcement officials responded and the school was locked down for hours while the campus was searched.

New Haven Police have charged Jones with falsely reporting an incident and second degree counts of threatening and reckless endangerment.

For up-to-the-minute news and weather, be sure to follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook.


Tags: yale, connecticut, New Haven, Yale University, Jeffrey Jones
RELATED STORIES
COMMENTS
The flight was heading from Burkina Faso to Algie
Arthur T. Demoulas has made an offer with his side of the family to purchase the supermarket chain
The man was MedFlighted after found in Bourne, Mass.