Olympia

Olympia medical building evacuated after bomb threat

OLYMPIA, Wash. -- The Providence Professional Building in Olympia was evacuated Tuesday after a woman called in a bomb threat around 11 a.m., according to the Olympia Police Department.

According to police, the woman left some bags at the building at 525 Lilly Road N.E. and later called the building's employees to say their were bombs in the bags.

The Washington State Patrol bomb unit investigated, and no bombs were found in the woman's bags.

Police arrested the woman, who was known to building employees. Police have not said how employees knew the woman.