Irving Building Evacuated Due to Bomb Threat

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    The 10-story building on the 5600 block of High Point Drive in Irving was evacuated Feb. 20, 2014, after a bomb threat was received.

    An Irving building was evacuated Thursday morning due to a bomb threat.

    According to the Irving Police Department, a receptionist inside a 10-story building on the 5600 block of High Point Drive received a phone call where the caller said a bomb had been placed in the building and that they had one hour to evacuate.

    The Irving Fire Department arrived and made the decision to evacuate the building as a precaution, police said.

    Shortly after 10:30 a.m., employees who had been evacuated to the parking lot were allowed to return to the building.

    At this time, police have not revealed any further information.

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