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UPDATE: All-clear given after bomb threat at Lexington Correctional Center

Prison officials found no evidence of an explosive device following a bomb threat at Lexington Correctional Center Friday morning.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: July 11, 2014 at 2:59 pm •  Published: July 11, 2014
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LEXINGTON — State corrections officials found no evidence of an explosive device following a bomb threat at Lexington Correctional Center Friday morning.

Oklahoma Department of Corrections spokesman Jerry Massie said officials received a call at 9:55 a.m. Friday saying a bomb had been placed at the Lexington Assessment and Reception Center. Investigators found no evidence of a bomb, Massie said.

Massie said the department received a similar threat last week.

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