Bomb threat investigation blocks several roads in Cocoa
Threat investigated at Cocoa Police Probation and Parole Offices
COCOA, Fla. – Multiple roads were blocked while authorities worked to investigate a bomb threat in Cocoa, according to police.
Cocoa police said the threat was being investigated at the department’s probation and parole offices around 1:45 p.m. Wednesday.
According to police, areas around Varr Avenue, Lake Drive, Ohio Street, Fiske Boulevard and State Road 520 were blocked while authorities waited for a bomb detection dog to arrive.
Patrol units working a bomb threat at Probation and Parole offices. Area around Varr Ave, Lake Dr., Ohio St., Fiske and 520 are blocked. Waiting on bomb detection dog. Please avoid area until scene is secure.— CocoaPolice (@cocoapolice) February 12, 2020
Authorities cleared the scene around 4:15 p.m. but said the investigation is ongoing.
Bomb threat call is all clear. The investigation will continue.— CocoaPolice (@cocoapolice) February 12, 2020
No other details were immediately available.
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