Danielle Shea charged in Quinnipiac University graduation bomb threat

Police say Danielle Shea was arrested in a cap and gown yesterday inside the Sports Center. (5/19/14)

HAMDEN - Police say a 22-year-old woman is facing charges after she called in two bomb threats to Quinnipiac University's graduation ceremony.

Police say Danielle Shea was arrested in a cap and gown yesterday inside the T.D. Bank Sports Center.

Authorities say they were able to trace the two threatening calls to Shea's cell phone.

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They say Shea, who had not been attending school this year, panicked when relatives did not see her name on the graduation roster and called in the threat.

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