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Police responding to unknown threat at Tacoma MultiCare facility

Post by Adam Lynn / The News Tribune on March 26, 2013 at 2:34 pm with No Comments »
March 26, 2013 3:51 pm

UPDATE 2: From MultiCare Facebook site: “After investigating a threat on our Tacoma campus, we determined there’s no danger and have called the all-clear. All of our Tacoma locations have been evaluated and nothing was found to be suspicious. We appreciate the assistance of the Tacoma Police Department in this effort.”

UPDATE: MultiCare spokeswoman Marce Edwards said someone called in “a nonspecific threat” to the health-care provider’s main Tacoma campus, which includes Tacoma General Hospital and Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Health Center, about 1 p.m. Police were called and are investigating, Edwards said. The campus remains open.

PREVIOUS POST: Police have been called to Tacoma MultiCare facility after someone made a threat of some kind, MultiCare reports on Facebook. Here’s the post:

We are responding to an unconfirmed threat at a MultiCare location. We are working with law enforcement and will update here.

 

We are monitoring the situation and will update when more information is available.

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