Courthouse in Jackson evacuated along with 24 in Tenn. - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Courthouse in Jackson evacuated along with 24 in Tenn.

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police spokesperson Colendula Green says the Hinds County Chancery Court building in Jackson has been evacuated due to a bomb threat.

Law enforcement has surrounded the building downtown.

This comes after more than 20 courthouses across Tennessee were evacuated Tuesday after receiving bomb threats.

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