Courthouse reopened after bomb threat

Published 4:20 pm Thursday, September 11, 2014

The Godwin Courts Building was closed for four hours on Thursday after a bomb threat, according to a city spokeswoman.

The threat was received at 9:50 a.m., according to a city news release. The building was evacuated, and the blocks bordering the courthouse and its parking lot were closed as they investigation was under way.

The building reopened at 2 p.m.

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