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Bomb Threat Shuts Down International House of Pancakes in Bloomfield


Police temporarily closed traffic on Bloomfield Avenue after a threat phoned into a restaurant had authorities investgiating.

The incident unfolded at approximately 7 p.m. where authorities said an unidentified person phoned in a threat to the IHOP earlier in the week claiming that an explosive would go off on Thursday evening.

Police cleared the restaurant and surrounding area as they searched the vicinity for anything suspicious.

There were no reports that authorities found any suspicious items.

Police are now on the search for the individual who phones in the threat as they continue to investigate the incident.