Flagler Courthouse evacuated after bomb threat; employees sent home


FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. - The Flagler County Courthouse was evacuated Friday following a bomb threat, authorities said.

Investigators said someone called in the threat around 12:30 p.m.

Authorities said they are checking the building and they sent home the employees around 3:15 since it was getting late in the day.

A bomb squad and sheriff’s deputies remained on scene, but so far have not found anything suspicious.

They’re checking the buildings, surrounding parking lots and cars.