Scene cleared after bomb threat in downtown Reno

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RENO, NV (KOLO) - UPDATE: Officials have cleared the scene after a bomb threat prompted evacuations at the Second Judicial Courthouse, and forced closures of surrounding roads.

The Washoe County Sheriff's Office and Reno Police responded just after 9AM on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 to reports of suspicious activity.

Authorities searched the courthouse but found nothing suspicious or concerning. The scene was cleared and roads were reopened around 11AM.

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