Hidalgo County Courthouse and Annex Building Evacuated

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Several hundred people were evacuated from the Hidalgo County Courthouse and the Annex Building due to a bomb threat.

County officials say security officers overheard a couple in their forties making comments about a bomb as they walked out of the annex building. The couple was taken into custody for questioning. The county says they take all threats very seriously. Officers searched the building and gave an all clear shortly after the evacuation.

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