A New York City polling station was shut down temporarily Sunday afternoon after the site received a bomb threat.
Election workers and early voters were evacuated from the East Harlem school around 12 p.m. until the NYPD could provide the “all clear.”
Hang on, I've seen this movie before…except I thought it's supposed to be a water pipe burst?
It's Happening: NYC Polling Station Temporarily Shut Down Due To Pipe Bomb Threat https://t.co/LEa20PBt5z
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“The NYPD notified us of a bomb scare at 1573 Madison Ave, which is an early voting site. Emergency protocols were initiated immediately. Staff along w/ a handful of voters were escorted out safely,” Board of Elections Deputy Executive Director Vincent Ignizio wrote on Twitter.
The NYPD notified us of a bomb scare at 1573 Madison Ave, which is an early voting site. Emergency…