Bomb Threats Force Evacuation of Umatilla Co. Court Houses

911 dispatchers in Umatilla County received two calls today claiming there was a bomb in the Circuit Court House.

Umatilla County has two circuit court houses one in Pendleton ,and the other in Hermiston.

Both the Pendleton and Hermiston Police Departments assisted in the evacuating, and clearing both places.

Detectives are asking for anyone with information to contact the Umatilla County Sheriff's Office at 541-966-3651.