ST. LOUIS (AP) - A San Diego man has been charged with making a terroristic threat after allegedly telling Lambert Airport security guards he would blow up the airport.
Stephen J. Longo, 48, was arrested about 4 a.m. Wednesday, then charged by St. Louis County prosecutors with the felony.
Authorities said Longo approached a security checkpoint at a Lambert concourse, then told a National Guard soldier and security supervisor that he was a Vietnam veteran and "I'm here to blow the place up."
Police found no weapons or explosives on Longo, and officials don't believe he was an airline passenger.
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Long was ordered jailed on $5,000 bond.