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KSP searches businesses, Tompkinsville school; no bombs found

Investigators now believe hoax is possible, but still seek any information on incident
See earlier story: Bomb threats made in Monroe Co. this morning, Oct. 25, 2012

By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columiba, KY

TOMPKINSVILLE, KY - All businesses and the Tompkinsville Elementary School were searched following the evacuations earlier today. No explosive devices were found and they were deemed safe for use. Investigators believe that a hoax is possible but are asking anyone with any information regarding this matter to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555.

Story courtesy TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer, Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown ST, (at Exit 49, Louie B. Nunn Parkway), Columbia, KY. Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY, covers the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

This story was posted on 2012-10-26 03:50:57
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