Birmingham City Hall reopens after bomb scare - WBRC FOX6 News - Birmingham, AL

Birmingham City Hall reopens after bomb scare

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Birmingham City Hall was locked down Thursday morning due to a bomb threat.

Birmingham Police said at least three suspicious packages were discovered at two entrances to City Hall.  One of the packages, a piece of luggage, was found at the 19th Street entrance to City Hall, and the other two were found on the opposite side of the building. The bomb squad checked all of the suspcious pieces and found them to be empty.

City Hall officials said no one was allowed in nor out of the building during the incident. No one was hurt.

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