New Castle News


June 18, 2013

Bomb threat locks down jail

NEW CASTLE — The Lawrence County jail was locked down Tuesday afternoon because of an apparent bomb scare.

Although the building was not evacuated, no one was being allowed to enter.

Police dogs were being used to search the courthouse.

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