Woman Charged With Threatening To Blow Up Local Retailer

Investigators say it was due to problems with her mother’s chair.



Hagerstown, Md (KM) A Hagerstown woman has been charged with threatening to blow up a local retailer. The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office says Lori Sue Krikstan, 45, was served with a criminal summons on Thursday, charging her with Threat to Blow Up a Structure.

Investigators say Krikstan said  that she said she was going to blow up Dentler Brothers Furniture and Bedding due to an issue with her mother’s chair.

If convicted, she could be sentenced to a maximum of  ten years in prison,  and/of a $10,000 fine.


By Kevin McManus