One detained in threat of suspicious explosive device


MIDLAND COUNTY, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – One person has been detained after a threat of a suspicious explosive device was made in Midland County.

Midland Police officials say they are responding to the 7600 block of Highway 80 to assist the Midland County Sheriff’s Office in the case.

Currently, one person has been detained in the case and a car has been secured, according to a release. The immediate area surrounding the scene is being evacuated until it has been deemed safe, the MPD says.

The public is asked to avoid the area.

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