Bomb threat prompts evacuations at Hampton courthouse

Credit: @HamptonVAFire

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — The Hampton courthouse was evacuated Monday due to a bomb threat.

Hampton fire officials tweeted pictures from the scene Monday afternoon.

The fire department said on Twitter around 2:48 p.m. that the courthouses were all clear and roads had been reopened to traffic.

Fire officials say it is a felony to threaten to bomb or burn. If you know anything about this incident, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.