On the dates of June 24, 2016 to June 26, 2016, the Morganton Department of Public Safety has responded to forty-six calls for bomb threats at various businesses within the city.  

No suspicious packages or items were located during any of the searches and the businesses were re-opened afterwards.  

Morganton Department of Public Safety would like to remind everyone to cooperate with any of the business or property managers in the event that you are a location were a bomb threat has been made.  

While all of the reported “bomb threats” have been cleared and nothing found at any of the forty-six calls, Morganton Department Of Public Safety takes all calls serious with the upmost regard of for the safety of the public.  Please be mindful and patient if you are at a location where a bomb threat has been made. 

These cases remain under investigation. Anyone having information regarding the bomb threats at any of the businesses is asked to contact the Morganton Department of Public Safety at (828) 437-1211.