11-year-old charged with terrorizing after bomb scare at Bath Middle School

Posted Oct. 03, 2013, at 10:53 a.m.

BATH, Maine — An 11-year-old Bath girl was charged with terrorizing on Wednesday after allegedly writing a note on the wall at Bath Middle School indicating there was a bomb in the building.

Officers responded at approximately 1 p.m. to the school after the note was discovered, according to a news release from Bath Police Lt. Robert Savary.

The school was evacuated briefly while administrators and police identified a suspect, Savary said.

The girl was subsequently charged with terrorizing, a Class C felony, and released to her parents.

No further information was immediately available.