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Bomb threat in Princeton 11:30 update

Posted by wlpo on January 4, 2012

A bomb squad from Springfield arrived in Princeton just after 11pm Wednesday to search three restaurants evacuated by a bomb scare. Meanwhile, A suspect taken in for questioning has now been arrested. News Tribune Princeton editor, Lindsay Vaughn says the name of the suspect hasn’t been released. Earlier tweets stated Culver’s restaurant received a call about 6:20pm. The caller said there was a bomb in Burger King set to go off in six minutes. Nothing happened. Later, Princeton police picked up a suspect in Burger King who is now under arrest. The restaurants affected are adjacent to I-80: McDonalds, Burger King and Roma’s Italian restaurant.


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