Plainfield and State Police Investigate Bomb Threat

todayJanuary 8, 2021 7

share close


January 8, 2021 at approximately 5:49 P.M. the Plainfield Police Department received a bomb threat from an unknown number directed towards an address on Pickett Road in Central Village, CT.


Members of the Plainfield Police Department responded to the scene and with the assistance of the Central Village Fire Department and Connecticut State Police Troop D closed the surrounding roadways. The property where the threat was directed and surrounding residences were evacuated.


The Connecticut State Police Bomb Squad was requested to the scene, who subsequently conducted a search of the property utilizing their explosives detection K9. Upon search no threat was detected.


This incident will remain under investigation by the Plainfield Police Department.

Written by: Mike Minarsky

Rate it

Previous post

Covid-19 News Updates

Griswold School Campus to Move All Schools to Distance Learning Starting Monday

Following up on a story that broke on Thursday where Griswold Public Schools announced that the High School would be reverting back to all distance learning as of Friday, January 8, now the entire campus will be moving to full distance learning immediately. A letter went out to parents on Thursday also stating there was a positive case at Griswold Elementary School but they were going to stay with hybrid […]

todayJanuary 8, 2021 8

Post comments (0)

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *