All clear given for Patrick Air Force Base after bomb threat causes evacuations


BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. (WIAT & CNN) UPDATE 3:30 p.m. The all-clear has been given for Patrick AFB. Security Forces, EOD, and the Fire Department have determined there is no credible threat to the area at this time.

2:45 p.m. We are following breaking news of a bomb threat that is causing evacuations at the Patrick Air Force Base in Brevard County, Florida.

The bomb threat was reported by the base’s official Twitter account.

“A bomb threat has been reported for Patrick Air Force Base, Fla. The immediate area was evacuated for safety. Security Forces, EOD, and the Fire Department are currently on scene investigating,” the tweet said.

Further details were not immediately available.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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