State police: Teen jailed for making bomb threat

TIPTON COUNTY, Ind. - A Tipton County teenager was recently arrested on a felony charge after investigators said he made a bomb threat to Tri-Central High School.

Indiana State Police (ISP) said Monday that Tristan Kingsolver, 19, of Sharpsville, Ind., gave himself up Dec. 19 and was preliminarily charged with a Class B felony of false reporting.

ISP said Kingsolver, a senior at the high school, went into the men's restroom at the school on Dec. 16 and left the message. Investigators said upon further interviews of possible witnesses and suspects, Kingsolver confessed to detectives.

Kingsolver's bond was set at $7,500.

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