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Teen arrested in bomb hoax at Winter Springs High School

Kenneth Petruzziello taken to Seminole County Jail

Kenneth Petruzziello, 19, of Winter Springs.
Kenneth Petruzziello, 19, of Winter Springs.

WINTER SPRINGS, Fla. – A 19-year-old was arrested in connection with a bomb hoax at Winter Springs High School, police said on Thursday.

[AUDIO:  911 call released in bomb hoax]

Kenneth Petruzziello, of Winter Springs, was arrested on charges of report of a hoax bomb, disruption of school functions and destruction of evidence.

Winter Springs High School was evacuated Monday morning because of a bomb threat, officials said.

Police said they used bomb-sniffing dogs from Orlando International Airport, the Orland-Sanford International Airport and the University of Central Florida to search every room of the school.  The all-clear was later issued, allowing students to return to class.

Petruzziello was arrested and taken to the Seminole County Jail.

No other details have been released.