Bomb Squad On Scene Of Evacuated Logan County Courthouse

Wednesday, November 23rd 2011, 4:23 pm
By: News 9

A suspicious call forces the evacuation of the Logan County Courthouse.

According to the Logan County Sheriff's Office, the court clerk received two automated calls around 3:00 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities said the calls were made by a man with a middle-eastern accent. The man reportedly said "Praise Allah."

The caller didn't state that there was a bomb placed at the courthouse, but as a precaution, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol's Bomb Squad was called in to investigate. The courthouse was evacuated and closed for the day.

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