Police: Hoax Bomb Threats Won’t Be Taken Lightly

Several streets were closed for hours in downtown Bend and the Deschutes County Courthouse closed for the day last Monday. A few days later, another, unrelated bomb threat forced the evacuation of another downtown Bend building.

Arrests have been made in both cases, and police want you to know the seemingly innocent threats won’t be taken lightly.

Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanon spoke to police and a neighbor of one of the suspects.


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