Bomb threat called in to Camas library

No explosives found

The Camas Public Library was closed today following a bomb threat.

According to Camas Police Department Sgt. Rob Skeens, the threat was called in directly to the library at approximately 1:30 p.m. The facility, located at 625 N.E. Fourth Ave., was then evacuated and the Metro Explosives team was called in to conduct a search. No explosive devices were found.

According to Skeens, the incident is being investigated.

“We have nobody in custody, but we are following up on some leads,” he said.

As a precaution, the library will be closed for the rest of the day today, but is expected to reopen on Saturday morning at 10 a.m.

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