Operations resume at Greenwood Co. Courthouse after bomb threat - FOX Carolina 21

Operations resume at Greenwood Co. Courthouse after bomb threat

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The Greenwood County Sheriff's Office said the county courthouse was briefly evacuated Wednesday morning.

Deputies said a bomb threat was called in to the Greenwood County Courthouse just after 10 a.m.

The building was evacuated and deputies said they are following procedures for investigating the threat.

The bomb threat comes after four Upstate bomb threats were made Tuesday night.

By 11:30 deputies said bomb teams had cleared the building and everyone was allowed back inside so that operations could resume.

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