UPDATED: Bank of America Evacuated After Bomb Threat
Montgomery County Police cleared the scene
(Updated 6 p.m.) — Montgomery County Police have cleared the scene, following a bomb threat at the Bank of America on Germantown Road early Wednesday evening.
No explosives were found; police cleared the scene at around 5:15 p.m., Officer Janelle Smith said.
(ORIGINAL) Bank of America has been evacuated following an apparent bomb threat, a Montgomery County Police spokesperson said.
Police, who are still at the scene, were dispatched to the branch at 19707 Germantown Rd., at around 3:40 p.m.
Police said the threat came in over the phone. Police were unable to confirm whether a bomb was present Officer Janelle Smith said.
Smith said that people at businesses around the bank have not been instructed to leave.
Patch will update this story as more information becomes available.