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Beaverhead County 911
Friday February 23rd, 2018 :: 01:25 p.m. MST

Advisory

A BOMB THREAT NOTE LOCATED AT UMW THIS MORNING, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND UMW EVACUATED AND SEARCHED THE CAMPUS PER PROTOCOL. NO THREATS FOUND.

A  BOMB THREAT NOTE WAS LOCATED ON THE CAMPUS OF UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA WESTERN. DILLON POLICE DEPARTMENT, DES,FIRE DEPT., SHERIFFS OFFICE, FWP, ATF AGENT, AND THE UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA WESTERN STAFF IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWED PROTOCOL AND EVACUATED CAMPUS. THE SITUATION WARRANTED IMMEDIATE RESPONSE AND NO OTHER AREAS OF DILLON WERE AT RISK AT THAT TIME. THE CAMPUS HAS BEEN SEARCHED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT AND DEEMED SAFE. NOTHING OF CONCERN WAS LOCATED. CAMPUS WILL BE OPENED AT 1 PM. THE BARC FACILITY WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL 8 AM SATURDAY MORNING. ALL ACTIVITIES ON CAMPUS ARE CANCELLED AND WILL RESUME SATURDAY AT 8 AM.  NO NEED TO RESPOND TO THIS MESSAGE.

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Beaverhead County 911
2 S Pacific St
Dillon, MT 59725

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Non-emergencies: 406-683-3700

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