LPD says woman threatened to blow up bank

Elke Martin

By:  Newsroom

Lincoln Police say she was upset about a bank fee added to her account.

Lincoln Police officer Katie Flood says 33-year-old Elke Martin of Lincoln called the US Bank Call Center Friday upset about a new bank fee on her account.  Flood says Martin told the call center employee she was going to take a bomb and blow up the branch at 10th and Arapahoe.  Police arrested Martin for threatening use of an explosive.