Teen Convicted In San Mateo School Bomb Attack To Pay Restitution

REDWOOD CITY (CBS/AP) — San Mateo County Judge Stephen Hall ruled on Wednesday that 19-year-old Alexander Youshock was responsible for teacher and staff salaries and maintenance costs resulting from the Aug. 24, 2009 attack on Hillsdale High School.

The school was closed for two days.

Youshock’s attorney had said his client should not be made to pay $98,000 in teacher and staff salaries for those days since the employees were still paid by the district.

Youshock was ordered committed to a state mental hospital in May after pleading no contest to an attempted murder charge and six bomb charges.

Related: Teen Arrested Following Bomb Scare At Sonoma School

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

APTV-11-17-11 0759PST


One Comment

  1. donp says:

    This kid’s father is a good guy. Some kids just turn out this way. I’m not excusing what he did, it was wrong and it could have been much worse. I feel sorry for the dad.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS San Francisco

Get The New CBS SF Bay Area Local App
Got Our Weather App?

Listen Live