Bomb Threat Empties Hotel In Downtown Ithaca
| March 18, 2020
ITHACA, NY (WSKG) – The Hilton Canopy Hotel in downtown Ithaca received a phoned in bomb threat on Wednesday morning.
The building was evacuated before the police arrived.
AP Photo/Michael Dwyer
(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
The Ithaca Police Department and Cornell University Police responded. The hotel and the immediate area were checked by
K-9 units of both police departments. A statement from the Ithaca Police said no suspicious items were found.
Traffic was diverted for about ninety minutes.
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