Bomb threat at Hawke's Bay prison as 'item of concern' found

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Bomb threat at Hawke's Bay prison as 'item of concern' found

Police have been called to Hawke’s Bay Regional Prison following a bomb threat.

A police spokesman said they received the call about 9.30am.

The spokesman did not disclose the nature of the threat, only saying it was related to a bomb scare.

Another police spokeswoman said an “item of concern” had been found in the prison.

 

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/88303032/bomb-threat-at-hawkes-bay-prison-as-item-of-concern-found

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  1. Kirsty :

    UPDATE

    The lockdown of Hawke’s Bay Regional Prison has lifted, after a bomb threat was made this morning… by 2pm today, a Corrections spokesperson said the lockdown had been lifted, and the prison was “back to normal”.

    While police were responding to an “item of concern”,Corrections confirmed no item was found.

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