Person in custody after bomb threat in Hillsboro

Washington County

Hillsboro Police responded to a bomb threat, June 18 2021. (Hillsboro PD)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A person is in custody after a bomb threat in Hillsboro on Friday morning.

Hillsboro Police said they responded to a reported bomb threat involving a backpack in the area of Max Hatfield near Adam’s St. and Washington St.

The Portland Bomb Squad responded and “safely removed the backpack without further incident.”

A person is in custody but no other details were released.

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