Bomb threat remains under investigation

Medicine Hat Police continue to investigate a bomb threat to a local bank.  Police say that a man called 9-1-1 just after 9:00 AM this morning threatening to “blow up” the downtown branch of RBC on 3rd Street SE.  Police responded quickly and help from bank management in evacuating the building.  A search of the building and the area did not turn up any suspicious packages or devices.  Investigators are continuing to look into the matter and are asking anyone with information to contact them at 529-8481 or to phone Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477