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No bomb found at new Goldsboro hospital

Posted December 29, 2011

WRAL Breaking News

— The 4th Civil Engineer Squadron Explosive Ordnance Disposal team and 4th Security Forces Squadron from Seymour Johnson Air Force Base were called to the new Cherry Hospital, 1401 W. Ash St., Thursday to investigate a bomb threat.

They found no sign of explosives, according to Lt. Keavy Rake.

Air Force personnel said it's normal procedure for them to assist local authorities in this type of situation.


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  • kampercam Dec 29, 2011

    They have been getting Bomb Threats every week. 1 week they had back to back days of Bomb threats. I gather someone is very upset about this project.

  • csellers01 Dec 29, 2011

    man, that place isn't even finished being built yet and there already trying to blow it up.

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Dec 29, 2011

    Sounds like a construction worker wanted some time off.

  • hunter38 Dec 29, 2011

    possible?? So was it called in or not WRAL? If it was called in then it IS a threat and not a possible threat.

  • mikeyj Dec 29, 2011

    Bored kids outta school classes over the holidays making prank calls. Punish to the "full extent of the laws". Charge the guilty party/ies for full restitution of expenses of the response teams involved. Nip Nip in the BUD!

  • anderson Dec 29, 2011

    What is this...like the 3rd or 4th time?