The woman authorities say was behind threats made to New Haven’s Gateway Community College has copped a plea. 19-year-old Amanda Bowden made a series of threats via text with a cooperating witness and an undercover law enforcement agent between February 4 and 16 of this year.
She was arrested February 19. Bowden has pleaded guilty to one count of false information and hoaxes. She faces up to 5 years in prison and a quarter million dollars in fines when sentenced July 13th.