An Arrest Made in the Chubbuck Bomb Threat
(CHUBBUCK, ID) – Chubbuck Police made an arrest Wednesday morning in the bomb threat at Walmart on Sunday. Brian J. Lavatta was taken into custody and will now be charged with a Felony False Report of Explosives in a Public Place. Lavatta allegedy called the Walmart Sunday evening, stating that a bomb was to be detonated. Police and Fire from both Chubbuck and Pocatello were able to safely evacuate the store, and found nothing suspicious inside. No one was hurt.