posted on Aug, 17 2004 @ 12:35 PM
There was a bomb threat called in to the Federal courthouse in Detroit this morning at 9:30AM local, The threat stated a bomb would go off at noon in
the basement of the building. The police said the threat was credible and were not letting people in the building. A bomb squad is supposed to have
entered the building at 12:30PM to investigate the threat.
DETROIT -- Several police K-9 units are on standby to search the federal court building in downtown Detroit after a bomb threat was called in Tuesday
Detroit police said the threat -- which they consider to be credible -- was called in to the First Precinct at about 9:30 a.m. The threat stated that
a bomb would detonate at noon in the basement or first floor of the Theodore Levin United States Courthouse, Local 4 reported.
The K-9 units will be sent in at 12:30 p.m. after the threat clears.
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I have not found any additional info yet on this story, if any ATSer lives around Detroit or has seen or heard an update to this story please post it
here. Hopefully this is already over without incident.
[edit on 8/17/04 by JacKatMtn]
[edit on 17-8-2004 by Banshee]