Macomb Co. Circuit Court reopens following bomb threat

Macomb Co. Circuit Court reopens following bomb threat

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Macomb County Sheriffs on the scene of the Macomb County Circuit Court on Thursday morning. Macomb County Sheriffs on the scene of the Macomb County Circuit Court on Thursday morning.
K-9 units could be seen outside the courthouse on Thursday morning. K-9 units could be seen outside the courthouse on Thursday morning.

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. (WJBK) -- Officials say the Macomb County Circuit Court building reopened Thursday afternoon following an earlier bomb threat.

Sheriff Anthony Wickersham says the building on 40 N. Main was evacuated around 8:45 a.m. after a series of calls about a bomb or explosive device inside the courthouse.

Wickersham says two K-9 units performed a floor-by-floor search and the building was deemed safe shortly after 12:30 p.m.

The investigation into the threat continues.

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