Capitol police investigating bomb threat at New Castle County courthouse


Location: New Castle County Courthouse, Wilmington, DE

Date of Occurrence: Tuesday, February 26, 2013

The Delaware Capitol Police are continuing to investigate a bomb threat at the New Castle County Courthouse today.

After receiving the bomb threat by phone at 12:14 p.m., Capitol Police fully evacuated the building. Capitol Police then utilized several explosive detection canines from multiple police agencies to search the parking garage and each floor of the building.

The search was completed at 2:40 p.m. No explosives were found and employees were allowed to reenter the building.