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Bomb threat prompts brief Hood bridge shutdown

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 HOOD RIVER, Ore. (AP) - Law officers briefly shut down the Hood River toll bridge after a bomb threat was received.
    
Hood River police say the threat was phoned into dispatchers shortly after 10 p.m. Wednesday.
    
Law officers blocked both ends of the span, while authorities inspected the bridge.
    
Police say no explosives were found and the bridge was reopened about 10:30 p.m.
    
Officers checked the area where the call was made but no suspects were located.

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