January 13, 2015
Pine Lake Middle School receives bomb threat
There were no problems during the first week back in class for students at Pacific Cascade Middle School, said Principal Dana Bailey in an email to parents.
But the search goes on for whomever penned a letter threatening violence at the school, a letter that caused officials to close the building for three days in December just prior to winter vacation.
November 29, 2014
NEW — 6 :11 p.m. Nov. 29, 2014
The Federal Bureau of Investigation contacted Issaquah police early Nov. 28 to tell officers an Issaquah High School student planned to bring weapons to school and kill people.
Police notified Issaquah High School security personnel and administrators, according to an email sent to parents Nov. 29.
A posting on a hacker’s website site said an explosive device had been planted at the school. The posting was brought to the attention of the FBI. No threats were made to specific people.
April 14, 2014
NEW — 2:40 p.m. April 14, 2014
Issaquah police arrested a 21-year-old man for making a bomb threat to the Ross clothing store April 13.
The threat led to the evacuation of businesses in the area of the 900 block of Northwest Gilman Boulevard, according to a press release from the Issaquah Police Department.
The business received a telephone call from the man stating there was a bomb in the store. A search was conducted and nothing suspicious was located. Police Cmdr. Stan Conrad said the call allowed officers to quickly collar the suspect.