On Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 8:00 a.m., the Boone Police Department responded to bomb threat at Melanie’s Food Fantasy, located at 664 W. King Street in Boone.
The threat was called in by an unknown person to the Boone Police Department’s Communication Division. The Boone Police Department evacuated the business and called Investigators to the scene to assist. A search of the business was conducted; no explosives or suspicious items were located during this search. The business re-opened a short time later.
The Boone Police Department continues to investigate this matter. Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to contact the Boone Police Department at 828-268-6942 or Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125. You may also submit a Crime Stoppers Tip via our website athttps://www.tipsubmit.com/webtips.aspx?AgencyID=1251 or Text “NCTIP plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information will be kept confidential.