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Bomb threat suspect’s pre-trial is continued

PRINCETON — The pre-trial for Kristofer C. Watson was continued from Feb. 6 to Feb. 26. Watson is the suspect in two bomb threat incidents, one involving the AmericInn in Princeton in December 2011 and another involving the Burger King restaurant in January 2012.

Watson appeared before Circuit Judge Marc Bernabei Wednesday for a pretrial conference. His attorney, Nick Cotta, made the motion for the continuance. The final pretrial was set for 10:15 a.m. Feb. 26, with the jury trial set for 9 a.m. March 4.

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