The Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in connection with recent bomb threats at the Trion Walmart.
Threatening notes were found January 29th and February 5th in a women’s restroom. Both threats resulted in the store being evacuated and searched by first responders and management staff of the store.
23 year old Melanie Ann Cornett of a Trion address was charged this week with 2 counts each of terroristic threats and acts and false report of a crime and 1 count of false statements and writings.
Cornett was an employee of the store when the threatening notes were found, according to Chattooga Sheriff Mark Schrader.