The Freehold Raceway Mall was subject to two bomb threats over the holiday weekend, according to a News12 report.
On Sunday, the Marlboro Police Department transferred a caller claiming there was a bomb in the mall to Freehold. The Freehold PD and Monmouth County Sheriff’s Officers, including K-9 units responded.
On Friday, another threat was received from a caller who sounded like a child, the report said.
After being closed since March due to the COVID-19 shutdown, most stores in the mall reopened on June 29.
Posted: July 6th, 2020 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County | Tags: Bomb Threat, Freehold Raceway Mall, Monmouth County News | Comments Off on Freehold Raceway Mall Receives Two Bomb Threats in Three Days
Monmouth County authorities arrested Jessee Carroll, 22, of Middletown on Friday and charged him with making bomb threats at the AMC theater complex at Freehold Raceway Mall on Monday December 14 and again on Friday the 18th.
Carroll is being held in the Monmouth County Correctional Institution on $200,000 bail with no 10% option as set by Superior Court Judge Honora O’Brien Kilgallen. Should he make bail, Carroll is ordered not to return to the scene of the crime or any other movie theaters.
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Posted: December 19th, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Crime, Crime and Punishment, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor, Monmouth County Sheriff's Office, Shaun Golden, War on terror | Tags: Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, AMC Theater, Freehold Raceway Mall, Hoax, Jesse Carroll, Middletown, Monmouth County News, Sheriff Shaun Golden, Terrorism | Comments Off on Freehold Bomb Threat Was Domestic Terrorism Hoax
FREEHOLD – For the second time in less than a week a bomb threat was made at the AMC Theater complex at the Freehold Raceway Mall, and again authorities have sounded an “all clear” after no explosives were discovered inside this afternoon, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
A series of notes were discovered inside the men’s room of the theater around 11:30 a.m. Friday containing threats to the theater. The theater was evacuated and no credible threat or explosives were discovered on scene. The theater was reopened about two hours and 15 minutes later.
Posted: December 18th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Freehold, Monmouth County News | Tags: False Alarm, Freehold Raceway Mall, Freehold Township, Monmouth County News, Press Release | Comments Off on Second false alarm this week at AMC Theater at Freehold Raceway Mall
Authorities have issued an “all clear” after no explosives were found this evening at the AMC Theater complex in the Freehold Raceway Mall, according to a statement issued by Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christoper J. Gramiccioni.
A theater employee discovered a note in the men’s room at 5 p.m. which stated there were multiple bombs in the complex set to detonate this evening. Theater management evacuated the building and contacted the Freehold Township Police Department. K-9 units from the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office, Middletown and Wall police departments, New Jersey Homeland Security, Freehold Independent Fire Company, and Freehold First Aid responded to assist the FTPD.
The theater was cleared of any explosives at 6:51 p.m.
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Posted: December 14th, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Freehold, Monmouth County News, Monmouth County Prosecutor, Monmouth County Sheriff's Office | Tags: Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, AMC Theater, Freehold Bomb Threat, Freehold Raceway Mall, Monmouth County News, Sheriff Shaun Golden | Comments Off on “All Clear” in Freehold Bomb Threat