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Hopewell courthouse evacuated

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) - The courthouse in Hopewell was evacuated earlier today after the commonwealth attorney's office received a bomb threat.

Authorities brought in bomb-sniffing dogs to sweep the building. No bombs were found.

The courthouse has since been re-opened.  Hopewell Police will investigate who made the call.

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