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Bomb threats to Kittitas County judge

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ELLENSBURG, Wash. -- Officials are investigating a bomb threat that shut down the Kittitas County Courthouse and county offices.

Ellensburg Police say KXLE Radio station received a bomb threat directed towards a local judge around 1:00 PM on Monday.

The Kittitas County Sheriff's Office temporarily evacuated the courthouse building and county offices while officers searched the building. The threat was vague in nature, there was no particular location given. It was turned back over to county officials at approximately 2:45 PM.

If you have any information about this incident please call the Ellensburg Police Department at 962-7280.