Base Given all Clear After Bomb Threat Hoax
GULFPORT, Miss. – Emergency personnel on board Naval Construction Battalion Center responded to a bomb threat in base housing late this afternoon. A resident received a call from someone telling them there was a bomb in their residence. Several houses in the vicinity were evacuated while security personnel cleared the home. No bomb was found; however, all threats are taken seriously. No one was injured in the incident and it is under investigation.