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Florida Capitol complex swept by police after bomb threat made

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida’s Capitol is closed to employees until 9 a.m. Thursday due to a bomb threat that was made overnight, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said.

According to authorities, the Capitol complex was swept by police and explosive detecting K-9s.

No explosive devices or anything suspicious were found in the area, police said.

Authorities are still investigating to determine who made the threat.

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