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Man accused of school threats held on $250,000 bond

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The man accused of phoning in threats to several area schools faced a judge on Monday in Ottawa County.

22-year-old Charles Tingler of Oak Harbor is being held on $250,000 bond.  He requested a court-appointed attorney.  Tingler’s next court hearing will be May 5th at 3 p.m.

Police say Tingler admitted making the calls and said they were pranks that went too far.

Now Tingler faces one count of inducing panic but authorities expect more charges to be filed.

One of the threats Tingler allegedly made was Friday against Waite High School. 

If convicted, Tingler faces up to 8 years in prison.

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