Arrest made in bomb threat

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) --- Police have confirmed an arrest has been made after a bomb threat on a Williamsburg factory.

Amanda Johnson, 30 of Jellico, Tennessee, was arrested on Thursday on one charge of terroristic threatening - second degree.

The KSP Bomb Squad and a bomb-sniffing dog were called in, but no explosives were found after a thorough investigation.

WYMT is following this developing story and will have more information as it becomes available.
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WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - A bomb squad is on the scene in Williamsburg to investigate a bomb threat at a local factory.

The Whitley County Sheriff's Office received a call at about 9:00am Thursday that prompted them to send a team with a bomb-sniffing dog to Williamsburg Plastics.

The dog picked up a scent and the KSP Bomb Squad was called to the scene.

More than 100 people were evacuated from the plant.

WYMT is following this developing story and will have more information as it becomes available.


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