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POLICE: Louisville man threatens to blow up Naval Ordnance station

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Robbie Coleman (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Robbie Coleman (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police say they've arrested a man who threatened to blow up Naval Ordnance Station Louisville after he was fired from the facility.

According to an arrest warrant, the incident happened in December. Police say 50-year-old Robbie Coleman and an unidentified accomplice had recently been fired from their jobs as subcontractors at Naval Ordnance after they were questioned about time sheets.

Police say the pair told two witnesses that they were going to return to the station with guns and blow it up.

Those two witnesses, "became concerned about the safety and welfare of employees at the location," according to the warrant.

A warrant was issued for Coleman's arrest and he was taken into custody on Friday. He has been charged with first degree terroristic threatening.

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