JACKSONVILLE, Fla — Out of an abundance of caution, Florida’s Capitol in Tallahassee will be closed to employees until 9 a.m., according to a tweet from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
FDLE says that a bomb threat was made overnight. However, the Capitol Complex has been swept by law enforcement and explosive detecting K9’s and no explosive devices were found.
"Out of an abundance of caution, Florida’s Capitol is closed to employees until 9 a.m. today. A bomb threat was made re: Florida Capitol overnight. Capitol Complex has been swept by LE & explosive detecting K-9’s. No explosive devices were found & nothing suspicious identified."
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