Bomb threat evacuates courthouse

Posted at 9:58 AM, Feb 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-02-04 14:05:22-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - The John Marshall Courts Building was evacuated Monday morning after someone phoned in a bomb threat. Police searched the building and found no explosives. People were allowed back into the courthouse after 10:00 a.m.

Richmond police, Henrico police and  Virginia State Police investigated, according to Maj. Baldwin with the Richmond Sheriff’s Office.