Macon-Bibb deputies respond to bomb threat, suspect arrested

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Macon-Bibb County’s bomb squad and S.W.A.T team responded to a bomb threat this morning at a hotel on Eisenhower Parkway. 

Dayne Gary Billie, 30, from Soperton is under arrest after he call the 911 center around 8:38 a.m. saying a bomb was in the room above his at the Hampton Inn and Suites on 510 Eisenhower Parkway. 

Deputies say Dayne checked into the hotel around 2:30 a.m. and after the call he tried to bust out of the window of his first floor apartment room around 9:45 a.m. 

Dayne was arrested, and taken into custody for questioning. He faces several charges. 

Crews evacuated the building and are looking for any bombs. So far, no explosives have been found, and there are no reported injuries.

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