MPD, FBI Respond to Bomb Threat at Downtown Hotel 2/17/14
CBS 7 News
February 17, 2014
UPDATE: The scene is calm at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel and all guests have been allowed back into the building after the suspect's apprehension.
MIDLAND-MPD report they are on the scene of a bomb threat at the Doubletree Hilton Hotel in downtown Midland.
Police report a suspect has been apprehended and handed over to the FBI and they do not believe the building is in immediate danger.
The hotel was evacuated sometime after 11:00 a.m. when the alleged threat became known.
Officials have not confirmed the presence of any explosive devices in the hotel.
"They checked the hotel as a precaution," said City of Midland Public Information Officer Sara Higgins.