Man arrested in connection with bomb threat

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ELTON, La. (KLFY) – A man was arrested in connection with a bomb threat in Elton on Friday.

Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff’s deputies say they got into a short standoff with Scott Miller.

Deputies were told that Miller’s vehicle was wired with explosions and a rice dryer had a bomb in it.

Miller would later surrender to deputies.

After a search by Louisiana State Police bomb technicians the area was deemed safe.

Deputies say that the vehicle had wiring that looked like items used with explosives.

Miller faces 2 counts of terrorizing.

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