Boone Police Respond to Multiple Bomb Threats

by Shane Robbins

Boone Police, along with many area law enforcement and public service agencies, responded to multiple bomb threats Thursday afternoon.  The following locations were responded to:

870 State Farm Road, Blue Ridge Medical Offices
2282 NC Highway 105, Ross Automotive
155 Furman Road, Executive Arts Building

All threats were received by the victims via e-mail.  None of these threats were credible, and all were perpetrated in a similar fashion as is currently being reported nationwide.

The public is encouraged to remain vigilant and to report any suspicious persons or devices.