BREAKING: Columbus OH Police HQ Evacuated After Explosion
The Franklin County Jail on Jackson Pike is also on lockdown now as well.
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Police received a tip about someone dropping something down a manhole near #CPD
HQ before possible explosion. Terrorism task force assisting
A report of an explosion triggered the evacuation of the Columbus Police Department headquarters Tuesday night, but firefighters in Ohio's capital said there was no visual evidence of such a blast.
Fire Battalion Chief Patrick Ferguson said the cause of what a caller reported as an explosion at about 7:30 p.m. was not determined. No injuries were reported.
Ferguson said there were no signs of smoke following the loud noise that prompted the emergency call.