Newton YMCA evacuated due to bomb threat

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NEWTON, Kan. (KAKE) -

Newton Police officers confirmed that the YMCA has been cleared of the bomb threat that occurred Thursday evening around 6:30 p.m.

Officer's said in a Facebook post that no suspicious device was found but that the building will remained closed until Friday.

Members that were in the building before it was evacuated will be able to retrieve their belongings Friday.

No injuries were reported.

A suspect has not been arrested.

No further information has been released.

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