Threat of Explosion

MONT BELVIEU July 1, 2015 - Sheriff Brian C. Hawthorne reports that on, June 30, 2015, the Chambers County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a written threat of a possible explosive at an industrial site on Hatcherville Road in West Chambers County. The plant is currently under construction and there are no chemical products at the site. As a safety precaution the facility was evacuated. Chambers County Sheriff’s deputies responded, as did Baytown Police Department and the Harris County Sheriff’s Office at the request of Sheriff Hawthorne. Efforts were coordinated with the company’s corporate security division.

After all personnel were evacuated, bomb detection canines from Harris County Sheriff’s Office were used to secure the facilities’ high threat areas. The sweep was completed and no explosives were detected. The investigation is being conducted by the Criminal Investigations Division of the Chambers County Sheriff’s Office.

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