Cincinnati plagued by wave of bomb threats

By: Max Bruns & Taylor Zachary Unsuspecting families and law enforcement officers were the targets of a series of bomb threats last week. The Cincinnati Zoo received a bomb threat in the early afternoon of Sept. 8. Staff personnel quickly responded by contacting local law enforcement agents and evacuating guests as well as themselves. Shortly after the evacuation, the zoo released a statement. “The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical gardens safely evacuated staff and guests today around 3:30 p.m. as a precaution after an unspecified threat was called into the Cincinnati Police,” the statement said. “The Zoo takes all threats seriously. … Continue reading Cincinnati plagued by wave of bomb threats