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Arrest made in connection with several hoax bomb threats in Palm Beach County, FBI says

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A Georgia man is under arrest in connection with several hoax bomb threats in Palm Beach County, the FBI says.


Preston Alexander McWaters, 25, of Athens, Georgia was taken into custody today, according to the FBI.

It says the bomb threats were made against schools, a business and airport.

The FBI says McWaters was arrested without incident in Athens.

He now faces federal charges and will appear in court in Macon, Georgia.

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