Our Place cleared after bomb threat

Traffic has been reopened in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue after a bomb threat at Our Place Society Tuesday afternoon.

  • Aug. 9, 2016 8:00 a.m.

Traffic has been reopened in the 900-block of Pandora Avenue after a bomb threat at Our Place Society Tuesday afternoon.

Roughly an hour ago, Victoria police said on social media they were investigating a bomb threat in the area.

Pandora Avenue has since been re-opened.

Our Place’s dinner service, which feeds roughly 500 people, will be relocated to the First Metropolitan Church tonight.

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