Bomb threat called in to Westside restaurant

By Marques White, Weekend morning anchor, reporter, mwhite@wjxt.com
Published On: Aug 16 2014 10:19:48 AM EDT
Updated On: Aug 16 2014 10:25:47 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Police are investigating after a bomb threat was made to a Westside restaurant.

The Applebees on 103rd Street and Blanding Boulevard was evacuated just before 11 p.m. Saturday, while police searched the building.

A bomb detection K-9 was called to the scene as well, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

No device was found and no one was hurt.

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