Threat puts Moscow hospital on lockdown, scene cleared

Threat puts Moscow hospital on lockdown, scene cleared
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A threat made by phone shut down the Gritman Medical Center in Moscow, Idaho, Wednesday afternoon.

The threat was reported at 1:25 p.m. and forced the hospital to lock down.

Moscow Police, Moscow Fire, and Gritman staff members completed a sweep of the building after the threat made mention of a potentially hazardous device somewhere in the facility. The building was cleared by 3:20 p.m.

Moscow Police are actively investigating the source of the threat with assistance from Gritman staff.