Bomb threat closes courthouse
SUNBURY — Threats led a local courthouse to close early today. According to Northumberland County Chief Clerk Gary Steffen, the Northumberland County courthouse closed by 3:00p.m. following a bomb threat.
The building was evacuated Friday afternoon. A search of the building was conducted by officers of the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Department, as well as a bomb detecting K-9 from Union County. No suspicious items were located. Sunbury Police continue to investigate. (Codi Jade)