TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on May 31, 2012

The Rutherford County Judicial Building was evacuated this morning after a bomb threat came in around 8:45 a.m. Officials said a man called the court clerk saying there were three bombs inside the building and that Judge Don Ash was the target. The judge was moved to a secure location and the building was evacuated so Tennessee Highway Patrol and an ATF bomb squad could bring in bomb-sniffing dogs. Nothing was found and the building reopened around noon. News Channel 5 reports