Police in St. John’s were investigating a bomb threat at Atlantic Place Tuesday morning, a building that houses provincial court, shops and offices.
According to Canadian Press, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary’s canine team and explosive disposal unit were at the building around 10 a.m. local time and it was evacuated for about 90 minutes.
Earlier, a tweet from police read: “We are currently at Atlantic Place investigating a threat of an explosive device in the building. Evacuations are underway. Updates to follow.”