Bomb threat evacuates HRT building in Norfolk

HRT bomb threat

UPDATE: Nothing was found and police have cleared the scene. 

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating after someone called in a bomb threat to Hampton Roads Transit’s Norfolk administrative building Monday evening. 

The threat was called in just over an hour before a scheduled meeting to discuss the findings of HRT’s Westside Transit Study, a year-long effort looking at the possibility of connecting Tide light rail with Naval Station Norfolk. 

The building is located on E. 18th Street and Armistead Avenue.

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