Courthouse Briefly Evacuated

Bomb threat "unfounded"

Lee Rogers
December 12, 2019 - 11:07 am
Anderson County Courthouse

Lee Rogers


The Anderson County Sheriff's Office reports that the Office was contacted just after 9AM Thursday morning regarding a bomb threat at the Anderson County Courthouse.  

Sheriff's deputies and Anderson City police officers responded to secure the scene.  Explosive Ordnances Disposal personnel also responded and are conducting a sweep of the Courthouse.

Just after 11AM, the Sheriff's Office reported that the Courthouse had been cleared and the call unfounded.  Court is back open and operational . 

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