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Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Cops: Man Threatens to Blow Up House

A man accused of telling a woman and her 15-year-old son he had a bomb that could blow up her house and anyone in it is in McKean County Jail.

41-year-old Don McCann of Kane tried to break in to the garage of a Tionesta Avenue home with a pocket knife, and later threatened the woman and her son, according to papers filed in District Judge David Engman’s office.

Police say McCann did have two pocket knives with him, but no explosives.

McCann is charged with burglary, attempted burglary, terroristic threats, harassment and criminal mischief.

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