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PD: Man in custody after making threats at Westgate

Posted: 6:19 PM, Oct 03, 2017
Updated: 2017-10-04 00:37:06Z

Police are investigating after a man made verbal threats at a Westgate business Tuesday afternoon prompting evacuations at the facility.

Glendale police said officers responded to the scene near 91st and Glendale avenues around 4 p.m.

ABC15 viewers reported that the area was evacuated, and multiple marked police units were on scene.

After the man was taken into custody, he reportedly made reference to explosives and a bomb.

Police investigated the incident and have since cleared the area and allowed businesses to reopen.

Stay with abc15.com for updates.