4:00 PM Monday July, 26, 2010
The Houston County Courthouse has been evacuated due to a bomb threat.
The incident happened around 3 PM.
Officials told News 4 all county employees working inside the courthouse were asked to go home when the bomb threat came in.
Sheriff's office deputies responded to the call by searching the courthouse for an explosive device.
The bomb threat turned out to be false.
Police are searching for information on the person who called in the threat in an effort to make an arrest.