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Police: Downtown Durham YMCA evacuated due to bomb threat

Posted August 22

YMCA

— The downtown Durham YMCA was evacuated just before noon on Tuesday due to a bomb threat, but nothing was found, police said.

Durham police and the Durham County Sheriff's Office searched the building, but cleared the scene before 1 p.m.

The threat was called into the YMCA.

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  • Wayne R. Douglas Aug 22, 2:53 p.m.
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    Is there a Civil War monument or a statue of a Confederate soldier at the YMCA? Did the YMCA offend someone?