The Gang Investigations Squad reports the arrest of a Hempstead man for an incident that occurred on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 12:15 p.m. in Hempstead.
Khalil Young, 17, of 36 Elm Avenue made a terroristic threat while at The Academy Charter School located at 159 North Franklin Avenue. Young stated he was going threaten the school with a bomb and that he was in possession of an assault rifle, along with several rounds of ammunition. The Gang Investigations Squad, the Third Squad and Hempstead Police responded to his residence and conducted a search with negative results.
Young did surrender himself on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. at Hempstead Police Department Headquarters and was placed under arrest without further incident.
Defendant Young is charged with Making a Terroristic Threat. He will be arraigned on Thursday, April 19, 2018 in First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Albergo/GIS 04/19/18/0045/8838