Police say a man in Barre warned them that a Barre apartment building had a bomb that he had seen “in the past, future, and that he had watched the building blow up as a child.”

Barre City Police they received a complaint of a man telling residents at North Barre Manor that there was a bomb in the building.

Police identified the man as 47-year old Edward Gauthier who had a trespass order against him.

Gauthier then went to the Barre City Police Department to report the bomb but wouldn’t tell police where in the building he had seen it.

Police searched the building but didn’t find anything.

Gauthier was charged with aggravated disorderly conduct, false alarms to agencies of public safety, false public alarms and violation of conditions of release.

He was held overnight and will be arraigned Monday at 1:00 PM.