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Military police evacuate Pearl Harbor NEX

Police block entrance to Pearl Harbor NEX Police block entrance to Pearl Harbor NEX

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Navy says it evacuated the Pearl Harbor NEX and Commissary around 4 p.m. after receiving a bomb threat.

The Navy says Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Security and Federal Fire Department responded immediately, establishing a safety zone that extended into the parking lot and initiating a thorough inspection, as standard procedure. 

Around 6:30 p.m. the Navy released this statement: "After a thorough search, including with military working dogs, nothing was discovered. NEX Security provided a walk-through of the facility. The Navy Exchange complex has now reopened."

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