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Fort Payne City Hall evacuated after bomb threat

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100 Alabama Ave NW Fort Payne AL

Posted: Monday, February 11, 2013 3:43 pm | Updated: 5:32 pm, Mon Feb 11, 2013.

Fort Payne City Hall was evacuated Monday afternoon after a bomb threat was made. An investigation was under way.

The threat was phoned in shortly before a session of municipal court was set to begin.

Mayor Larry Chesser and police Chief Randy Bynum were unavailable for immediate comment.

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