BREAKING: This is a developing story — Arlington National Cemetery evacuated after bomb threat
Arlington National Cemetery has been evacuated Wednesday morning because of a bomb threat, WBAL-TV’s sister station WRC in Washington is reporting.
Officials with the cemetery and Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall are responding, WRC reports.
All visitors and employees have left the property while the threat is investigated, cemetery officials said.
No further details were immediately available.
Stay with WBALTV.com and 11 News for more on this developing story.
The cemetery is closed to the general public the rest of the day, but is open for conducting funeral services.
Arlington National Cemetery officials and Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall emergency services were responding to the threat.