MPD Says It's Investigating Bomb Threat

Meridian, Miss.

Meridian police say a bomb threat called into the police department headquarters Thursday night is under investigation.

That's the extent of what chief Police Chief James Lee would say about the threat that was called in to the department just before 10 p.m.

The building was evacuated and checked as a precaution.
Officers were allowed back inside after a sweep of the building was completed without incident.