Police: Man threatens Provo mall with false bomb threat after being fired

FILE (Provo Police Department/Facebook) (Provo Police Department/Facebook) PROVO, Utah — A man is in police custody after allegedly calling in a bo...

December 1, 2022
12:58 PM

FILE (Provo Police Department/Facebook) (Provo Police Department/Facebook) PROVO, Utah — A man is in police custody after allegedly calling in a bomb threat to his former employer after being fired Tuesday. Bryan Eric Lind, 43, was booked into the Utah County Jail for one felony charge of making a false alarm of a bomb threat and one misdemeanor charge of failing to stop a command of law enforcement, according to the affidavit. Provo Police responded to the Provo Towne Center Mall after building managers called about a bomb threat made towards the building by Lind.

MICHAEL HOUCK