Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Brian Mechler Makes Terrorist Bomb Threat Mankato Marathon

tags: sports inicident, marathon, terroristic threat, bomb threat, disfigured

October 17, 2014 False Report Mankato MN Marathon Terrorist Bomb Threat After Autograph RequestMankato - 56-year-old Brian Mechler of North Mankato was arrested Oct. 18 for terroristic threat after he claimed  he received bomb threat for sunday' marathon, and faces felony charges of terrorism and the other for making terroristic threats with reckless disregard.. Previously the Mechler had asked to invite runners to an autograph session but threatened legal action after he was denied. Later, people reported getting threatening emails from Mechler and on Friday night 16,  Nicollet County Sheriff's Office got a 911 call from Mechler who indicated he had received an anonymous call from someone claiming to have placed four bombs along the route. He could get up to 12 and a half years in prison. Mechler, who shows one eye permanently shut has a history of making threats to police officers and attorneys.

  1. *Sources
  2. Bogus bomb threat ramps up security for today's Mankato Marathon; arrest made
  3. Minneapolis Star Tribune - 3 days ago
    A man was arrested for making a bogus claim that several bombs had been placed along the Mankato Marathon route, authorities said.
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  5. Despite Bomb Scare, Marathon Organizers Say ... - KEYC

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    KEYC‑TV
    1 day ago - The man accused of calling in a bomb threat along the Mankato Marathonroute is expected in court tomorrow morning. However, despite that ...
  6. Bomb Threats Made For Mankato Marathon ... - KEYC

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    KEYC‑TV
    3 days ago - Mankato-On Friday evening (October 17), the Mankato Department of Public Safety became aware of a 911 call made to the Nicollet County ...
  7. Update: North Mankato man arrested for false bomb threats ...

    www.mankatofreepress.com/.../article_10a37ce6-5724-11e4-...
    The Free Press
    3 days ago - MANKATO — A North Mankato man was arrested Saturday for allegedly making a false call about bomb threats at the Mankato Marathon.
  8. Mankato Marathon runners: Bomb threats didn't slow us down

    www.mankatofreepress.com/.../article_0379f477-f4ce-56d1-...
    The Free Press
    2 days ago - MANKATO — Despite the shadow cast by the Saturday arrest of a NorthMankato man for making false bomb threats in connection with the ...
  9. North Mankato man charged with making false bomb threats ...

    www.mankatofreepress.com/.../article_7d126c99-65ed-52f1-...
    The Free Press
    8 hours ago - PETER — Brian Mechler, the North Mankato man who allegedly phoned in a false bomb threat before the Mankato Marathon, maintained his ...
  10. Mankato Marathon: Man arrested for making false bomb report

    bringmethenews.com/.../man-arrested-after-making-false-bomb-report-in...

    3 days ago - A southern Minnesota man was arrested Saturday for allegedly making a false report about receiving a bomb threat for this weekend's Mankato ...