PD: Man threatened to blow up house after fight

Don Cornelius Newby (Photo provided by the City of Suffolk)
Don Cornelius Newby (Photo provided by the City of Suffolk)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – A 35-year-old man was arrested after police say he threatened to bomb a Suffolk house over the weekend.

Diana Klink with the City of Suffolk said officers were called to a home on North Broad Street around 3 a.m. Sunday about someone threatening to blow up a house. Klink said officers found the suspect, Don Cornelius Newby.

According to Klink, Newby had made the threats following a verbal and physical altercation that had supposedly happened a few days prior.

Newby was arrested on two counts of threats to bomb or damage a building.

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