Cops: No Evidence Ahmed Meant to Alarm


ahmedPolice in Texas said they are not pursuing charges against MacArthur High School student Ahmed Mohamed.

We have no evidence that there was an intention to create alarm,” Irving Police Chief Larry Boyd said at a press conference Wednesday about the teen whose homemade clock was mistaken for a bomb. “I couldn’t speak to whether [the device] works for sure, but it’s not an explosive device.”

The device.
The device.

A spokeswoman for the Irving Independent School District added that the information released to this point has been “very biased,” and added that the school would release its version of what transpired after receiving written permission from Mohamed’s parents. Read more at The Dallas Morning News.

{Andy Newscenter}