VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of the Department of Behavioral Health Thursday morning in Victorville.
It happened at about 8:30 am, on March 2, 2023, in the 15400 block of Civic Drive, near the Victorville courthouse.
Sheriff’s spokeswoman Mara Rodriguez told VVNG that deputies responded to a bomb threat call at the Department of Behavioral Health.
“Nearby buildings were evacuated, and surrounding roads closed, as a precaution, while deputies checked the building. Nothing was located and it appears to have been a hoax,” stated Rodriguez.
Just before 10:00 am, the surrounding roadways were reopened and evacuations were lifted.To follow updates to this article and more, join our newsgroup on Facebook with over 165,000 members. Like our Facebook page, and Follow us on Instagram and Twitter.
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