UConn student accused of reporting bogus threat

Authorities say a 22-year-old UConn student is facing criminal charges after he phoned in a bogus threat of three suspicious men carrying large bags into

Police say Nicolas Ryan called in a suspicious incident in hopes of having his class cancelled.

Police say Nicolas Ryan called in a suspicious incident in hopes of having his class cancelled. (12/11/15)

STORRS - Authorities say a 22-year-old UConn student is facing criminal charges after he phoned in a bogus threat of three suspicious men carrying large bags into a classroom on campus.

Police say Nicolas Ryan has been charged with falsely reporting an incident and breach of peace.

They say the incident was all in an attempt by Ryan to get out of attending class.

Law enforcement responded to the building and quickly determined there was no threat.

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