‘Somebody knows something’


Police on Thursday continued to search for a suspect responsible for writing a bomb threat on a wall of the Brainerd Family YMCA. 

The threat, written on the wall of a changing room in the swimming area at the YMCA and making reference to a bomb, was found about 4:20 p.m. Wednesday. The YMCA evacuated patrons and staff and canceled Wednesday night activities. 

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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