TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Indiana County hospital receives bomb threat

Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, 11:30 p.m.
 

A spokesman for Indiana Regional Medical Center confirmed Friday evening that state police were at the hospital in White for several hours after a bomb threat was called in earlier in the day.

Mark Richards said the call was received about 5:30 p.m.

A dispatcher at the Indiana state police barracks said the response was the result of an “unconfirmed bomb threat.”

Richards said there were no evacuations and patients were continuing to receive care at the hospital.

When contacted about 11 p.m., Richards said police were leaving the scene.

“We are all clear. It's business as usual,” he said.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Indiana

  1. Former Indiana County teacher pleads to lesser charges in student rape case
  2. Western Pa. educators attracted to Blairsville-Saltsburg tech showcase
  3. Blairsville-Saltsburg board broadens probe of superintendent’s contract, also looks at student discipline
  4. Route 422 traffic to be diverted in Indiana County
  5. White Township woman charged with attempted homicide for role in alleged beating of son, 6