Advertisement

Police responding to bomb threat at Ocean Springs McDonald’s

Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 4:42 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (WLOX) - Authorities are working to clear the scene after a bomb threat was called at a restaurant in Ocean Springs.

Police have blocked off the McDonald’s store in the 1300 block of Bienville Boulevard, causing heavy traffic delays in the westbound lanes.

Responding authorities requested assistance from the K-9 unit at Singing River Health System, which found no suspicious device.

Authorities spent roughly 90 minutes responding to the threat. However, traffic delays are still being reported in the area.

Please use an alternate route when traveling in the area.

UPDATED 5:38 p.m. No bomb has been located by first responders or the bomb dog from Keesler AFB. Highway 90 is being...

Posted by Ocean Springs Police Department on Monday, October 11, 2021

We will update this story when more details are made available.

Copyright 2021 WLOX. All rights reserved.