Advertisement

Boulder police give all clear following possible bomb threat near Pearl Street Mall Thursday morning

The Boulder Police department has issued a mandatory shelter-in-place order around 11 a.m...
The Boulder Police department has issued a mandatory shelter-in-place order around 11 a.m Thursday for the area surrounding the Pearl Street Mall due to a possible bomb threat.(Boulder Police Department)
Published: Apr. 8, 2021 at 11:18 AM MDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

BOULDER, Colo. (KKTV) - The Boulder Police department is currently in the area near Pearl Street and 13th Street on reports of ‘multiple suspicious packages’. Police were able to check those items and determine they were not a threat.

Out of an abundance of caution, dogs trained to detect explosives are clearing the area. Law enforcement also issued a mandatory shelter-in-place order around 11 a.m Thursday for the area surrounding the Pearl Street Mall due for the possible threat.

They will let residents know when the area is clear.

Several agencies responded to the area, including the Boulder Fire Department, the Boulder County Sheriff, Boulder Police and Colorado State Patrol.

We will update this article as more information becomes available.

Copyright 2021 KKTV. All rights reserved.