GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (AP) – A man has been arrested after driving a pickup through a U.S. Coast Guard station gate in western Michigan following a bomb threat.
The Coast Guard says Ottawa County dispatchers received a phone call about 6 a.m. Sunday from a man claiming he had a bomb in his truck and was going to blow up the station in Grand Haven, about 30 miles northwest of Grand Rapids.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
The pickup crashed through the gate as evacuation notifications were taking place.
Grand Haven Public Safety Director Jeff Hawke says the man broke into a building, assaulted Coast Guard personnel and said a bomb was in the truck.READ MORE: Detroit Fireworks Show Will Be On TV Over A Suburban Lake
Hawke says the incident is being treated as “an act of domestic terrorism” because it occurred at a federal building.
No bomb has been found.
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