Jury: Michigan man made high school bomb threat with fake Middle Eastern accent

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TRENTON, MI — A jury Wednesday found John Robert Kennedy, involved in a bomb scare at Trenton High School last year, guilty of possessing and manufacturing a destructive devices, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office.

Kennedy was accused of disguising his voice in a Middle Eastern accent in a phone call to the school on April 28, 2011 and threatening to detonate four bombs there within an hour.

The school was evacuated and searched and a device was later found in the parking lot by a teacher.

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