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Employee calls in fake bomb threat to sister store
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Winter Haven, FL -- A Family Dollar Store employee was arrested Tuesday for calling in a fake bomb threat to another store in a nearby city.

According to police, 23-year-old Shanbrea Nysha Swift, of Haines City, called the Family Dollar Store in Winter Haven around 8:40 p.m. on Nov. 14 and said multiple times there was a bomb in the building before hanging up.

The store employee dialed *69 and recognized the number as the one from the Family Dollar Store in Haines City.

Police arrested Swift, who was suspected of making the call, the next morning at the Haines City store.

Police say Swift admitted to making the call, but didn't think it was anything too serious.

She is being charged with Making a False Report of a Bomb and was taken to the Polk County Jail.

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