City of Richwood offices closing early due to bomb threat

RICHWOOD, WV (WOAY) – The City of Richwood is closing all offices early today due to a bomb threat.

The City of Richwood made the following post on Facebook:

***UPDATE***The suspect has been apprehended and the threat has been lifted. However, City Hall will remain closed…

Posted by City of Richwood on Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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