A bomb scare forced the evacuation of a Toowoomba CBD building.
A bomb scare forced the evacuation of a Toowoomba CBD building.

Bomb scare forced evacuation of CBD office

POLICE are investigating a suspected hoax bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Easternwell building in Russell St.

A Queensland Police Service spokesman said a person called the business about 11.30am.

Whether the bomb scare was intentional or a miscommunication remains unknown.

"Investigations are continuing," he said.

Staff vacated the building for about half an hour while police and specialist firefighters searched it for the alleged explosive.

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