• Deputies: Arrest made after bomb threat at Flagler Hospital

    By: Brittney Donovan , Action News Jax

    Updated:

    A suspect is in custody in Tennessee after a bomb threat at Flagler Hospital in St. Johns County.

    Deputies began investigating Tuesday after the threat was called into the hospital.

    A hospital spokesperson said patients were still being admitted to the emergency room as deputies did a full sweep of the building.

    St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said someone was arrested in Tennessee and will face charges in connection with the bomb threat.

    Flagler Hospital thanked St. Johns County Sheriff's Office on Facebook for its thorough investigation.

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