FBI Miami
Public Affairs Specialist Jim Marshall
(754) 703-2000
March 16, 2018

FBI Announces an Arrest in Connection with Bomb Threat to a School in North Miami Beach

The FBI announces the arrest of Joshua Gonzalez, 30, of North Miami Beach, Florida, on federal charges for his alleged involvement in a bomb threat to an elementary school in North Miami Beach, Florida, on March 6, 2018.

Gonzalez was taken into custody without incident on March 9, 2018 in North Miami Beach, Florida.

FBI Miami and Miami Dade Police Department jointly worked this investigation.  Miami Dade Police Department provided considerable resources and expertise to this investigation. 

On March 12, 2018, Gonzalez appeared before the United States District Court, Southern District of Florida for his initial appearance.  Gonzalez was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal's Service pending a detention hearing on March 16, 2018.