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Camp Shelby bomb threat under investigation

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CAMP SHELBY, MS (WDAM) -

A bomb threat is currently under investigation at Camp Shelby.

According to Lt. Col. Chris Patterson, director of public affairs for the Mississippi National Guard, at approximately 10 a.m. Friday the threat was called in "via phone."

As a precautionary measure, the Mississippi Highway Patrol's bomb squad conducted a sweep of the area to maintain safety. No bombs were found, but the incident is still under investigation.

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