Bomb Threat Leads to Casino Evacuation

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0  Updated at 1:55 pm, April 1st, 2013 By: Managing Editor
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(FORT HALL, ID) — A bomb threat led to the evacuation of the Fort Hall Casino Friday.  Officials cleared all buildings within a quarter-mile perimeter, which included the Trading Post, the Hotel and Events Center, and a nearby gas station. Everyone was moved to the Shoshone-Bannock Justice Center until the area was secured. This was the second bomb threat in Fort Hall in less than a week. As with the previous threat, investigators were unable to find a bomb at the scene.

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