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Bomb threat called in to Fredericksburg McDonald’s
UPDATE (7:42 p.m.) Alert UMW released the following: ”The Fredericksburg City Police Department has completed the investigation in the neighborhood of Jefferson Davis [Highway] between College Avenue and Sanford Street. Situation is clear at this time.”
If you’ve got a taste for a Big Mac, avoid the College HeightsMcDonald’s for the time being.
The fast food restaurant has been closed following a bomb threat, according to police.
There also is heavy traffic in that area on U.S. 1, possibly because of the police activity related to the bomb threat.
Check back for updates.