Jordan’s Furniture and IMAX Theatre Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Originally posted at 8:32 p.m. Updated at 9:22 p.m. and Updated again at 10:20 p.m.

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Jordan’s Furniture, its IMAX Theatre and the Kelly’s Roast Beef were evacuated Friday night after a phoned bomb threat.

FRamingham Source readers began texting about the evacuation just after 8 a.m.

Natick Police said the a staff member received a live phone call about a bomb inside the theatre, as well as a possible armed gunman in the theatre, which was showing The Jungle Book.

The entire complex up on the hill, off Route 9, was evacuated just before 8 p.m.

Massachusetts State Police bomb-sniffing dogs checked the buildings for about an hour, found nothing, and allowed customers back in the building.

Television stations were reporting that a second bomb threat was called into the Jordan’s Furniture in Reading also.

Video by Melinda List

 

 

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

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