UPDATE: Ritzville Bomb Threat - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

CALLER: 'There Is A Bomb In Your Store...Someone Is Going To Die'

KHQ.COM - The Ritzville Police Department is investigating a bomb threat after two threatening calls were made to the Starbucks along Weber Rd. on Monday. A Starbucks employee tells authorities that someone called twice saying that "there is a bomb in your store, everyone is going to die." 

The Washington State Patrol and other local authorities immediately closed Weber Road from Jackson Street and Bauman Road because of the threat. Starbucks, Taco Del Mar, Chevron, Sun Mart and homes along on Weber Road and Fairway Avenue were evacuated as officials investigated.

WSP now reports that the streets and business have re-opened. At this hour detectives are trying to figure out who made the calls. We're also told that a trash can was taken from the Starbucks for inspection, as of 1:30 Monday afternoon nothing was found.

 

 

 

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