Man who threatened Bellmore school arraigned in court

Peter Andersen allegedly threatened to kill everyone at the school.

Peter Andersen allegedly threatened to kill everyone at the school. (1/5/13)

BELLMORE - A man who allegedly threatened to shoot everyone in a Bellmore high school was arraigned today in court.

Police were notified in December that former Mepham High School student, Peter Andersen, threatened to shoot everyone in his old high school.

Andersen, 28, was arrested and charged with making a terrorist threat, which is a felony.

His bail was set at $15,000 cash or a $30,000 bond.

Police say no weapons were found after a search of his home.

Andersen is due back in court on Tuesday.

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