Paducah Police Arrest Man for Threatening to Blow Up WKCTC

Feb 8, 2018

James Terry

Paducah Police arrested a man Thursday morning after he threatened to blow up a building at West Kentucky Community and Technical College. 

Police arrested 29-year-old James Terry of McCracken County in his home at 9:24 on a charge of second-degree terroristic threatening. 

According to a release, WKCTC head of security David Wallace said an instructor at the college contacted him after receiving a voice message on his office telephone. In the message, the caller said he was going to blow up a building on campus. The caller's name and telephone number was listed on the caller ID as James M. Terry.  

Terry was booked into McCracken County Regional Jail.