The Polk County Sheriff’s Office responded to a possible bomb threat at the Polk County Judicial Center Friday at 8:20 a.m.
The facility was evacuated, and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office initiated an investigation and coordinated a response with the assistance of the Texas Ranger’s Division.
A thorough search of the building and surrounding area was conducted, with no dangerous or suspicious materials located.
After further investigation, a suspect was quickly identified and the threat was deemed not credible.
At this time, there is no continued threat or danger to the public or employees associated with the investigation.