Suspect arrested for bomb threat at SXSW Bud Light event

The Austin Police Department has arrested a suspect for making a bomb threat. 26-year-old Trevor Weldon Ingram was taken into custody on Saturday, March 17, 2018.  Ingram is charged...

The Austin Police Department has arrested a suspect for making a bomb threat. 26-year-old Trevor Weldon Ingram was taken into custody on Saturday, March 17, 2018. 

Ingram is charged with making a terroristic threat, a third degree felony.

A SXSW event, Bud Light x The Roots & Friends Jam, was scheduled to take place there. 

The Austin Police Department began monitoring the threat and responded to the location. Police officers conducted a complete sweep of the venue and no threat was found. 

In the interest of SXSW attendees’ safety, Bud Light canceled the event.

“The safety of all fans at SXSW is our most important priority,”the company said in a tweet.

 

Source: Fox News

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