Clovis man arrested for alleged courthouse bomb threat

New Mexico
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A Clovis man is accused of calling in the bomb threat that shut down the Curry County Courthouse in order to delay a court hearing. 

A court clerk got the call back in January from a man telling her one of the judges had ruined his life and he had placed a bomb near the courthouse. 

Police did find something that looked like a bomb, but it turned out to be a hoax. 

Last week, Jeremy Cook was arrested for making that call after police got an anonymous tip that he did it to delay a sentencing for a woman named Nicole Ramirez. 

Cook is being held without bond until his trial. 

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