Clinton Police have responded to bomb threats at three local businesses. Between 1920 and 1935 hours, CPD dispatch received calls stating that bombs had been placed at Wal-Mart, Home Depot and Holiday Inn Express. CPD bomb squad responded immediately as businesses were being evacuated.
By 2015 hours all businesses had been searched and cleared and have reopened for business. CPD is coordinating the investigation with the FBI and Homeland Security.
It is not known if the origin of the calls was in Russia.