Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Ham Charged With Reporting False Emergencies, Making On-Air Threats

A ham from Erie, Pennsylvania, has been accused of reporting false weather emergencies and making bomb threats. Newsline reports that Richard Wagner, N3BWG, was charged in a criminal complaint with making false reports of weather emergencies and threatening local hams who told him to stop. Wagner allegedly also used the radio to threaten to bomb public buildings in Erie.