No charges against Aldon Smith for alleged bomb threat

San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith won't face misdemeanor criminal charges after being arrested in April at Los Angeles International Airport for allegedly issuing a fake bomb threat.

He is still required to attend a July 30 hearing to explain himself. He'll be given a warning about the laws against making bomb threats and told how to avoid this sort of situaiton.

The case was reviewed by prosecutors.

Smith still faces a July 25 court date for sentencing after pleading no contest to three felony gun charges.

He could also face an NFL suspension.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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