A bomb threat was called into U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday morning as dignitaries arrived at the U.S. Capitol for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
CNN's Alexander Marquardt posted a photo of the situation:
There is a bomb threat at the supreme court. Deleted last tweet because we are now told the building is not being e… https://t.co/us17EueaBZ— Alexander Marquardt (@Alexander Marquardt)1611156399.0
—>>> Supreme Court public information officer tells CNN”s @Arianedevogue that a bomb threat was called into the cou… https://t.co/9xeagGrsuL— Jim Sciutto (@Jim Sciutto)1611156251.0
The report of a bomb threat was confirmed by the local NBC affiliate.
Sources say US Supreme Court being evacuated due to possible bomb threat. @nbcwashington— Mark Segraves (@Mark Segraves)1611154945.0
It was also confirmed by Fox News.
The Supreme Court received a bomb threat and the building is being evacuated, according to a law enforcement familiar with the situation.— Jake Gibson (@Jake Gibson)1611156028.0