The Seattle Times newspaper office was evacuated on Monday due to a bomb threat.
Paige Cornwell, a reporter at the newspaper, posted images on Twitter of journalists continuing to work after being evacuated.
So someone sent in a bomb threat to @seattletimes and we had to evacuate the newsroom for an hour, but that didn’t… https://t.co/jd35RNRmjD— Paige Cornwell (@Paige Cornwell)1575340455.0
There were also a report that the federal courthouse -- only blocks away -- was also evacuated.
Federal police, inexplicably wearing street clothes, and building security guards are denying access to sidewalks s… https://t.co/TGlXOMUnko— Phil Mocek ☂️ (@Phil Mocek ☂️)1575334153.0