published Friday, September 16th, 2011

Police: Tennessee mom placed dirty underwear in hospital, called in bomb threat

BRISTOL — A Bristol mother and her two children are accused of placing a package containing dirty underwear in a hospital waiting room and then calling in a bomb threat.

Police arrested 54-year-old Candace Tester on Thursday after they recognized her in surveillance video. Tester and her children, 18-year-old John Tester and 21-year-old Virginia Sullins, were each charged with false reporting, according to the Associated Press.

The Bristol Regional Medical Center’s operations were disrupted for about three hours Wednesday night while they began evacuating and called in the local bomb squad.

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XGSBoss said...

Thank god they were able to defuse it! Dirty underwear is no joke people. I just hope Al Qaeda doesn't read the internet for ideas!

September 16, 2011 at 2:23 p.m.
harrystatel said...

Can you imagine the chaos if she'd been eating bananas?

September 16, 2011 at 2:35 p.m.

11-29 would be a great starting point...what kind of person would even remotely find this amusing? Wait-better yet, five years plus 300 hours community service at the landfill extracting ALL the used diapers. What a dumba--.

September 16, 2011 at 2:50 p.m.
Salsa said...

Jack Benson would be really upset if someone did this with some pancakes in Chattanooga.

September 16, 2011 at 3:53 p.m.
ceeweed said...

The bomb squad noted hash browns an inch thick which could have resulted in a potent stink bomb.

September 16, 2011 at 4:23 p.m.
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