Officers: Woman’s bomb threat Thursday forces lockdown of Naval Weapons Station Earle

Officers say a bomb threat Thursday at Naval Weapons Station Earle in Colts Neck put the base on lockdown.

News 12 Staff

Jun 18, 2021, 11:13 AM

Updated 1,035 days ago

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Officers say a bomb threat Thursday at Naval Weapons Station Earle in Colts Neck put the base on lockdown.
According to officers, a woman drove up to the main gate and told officers she had a bomb in her car.
That sent the base into lockdown, with everyone was ordered to shelter in place. The explosives team found no bomb.
Officers say the woman has tried to get on the base multiple times. She is now under arrest.
The base gave the all clear order just before 10 p.m.


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