Police search taxi after bomb threat in Hamilton Township

August 28, 2013 6:40:52 AM PDT
New Jersey State Police are questioning a man they believe made a credible bomb threat Tuesday.

The concern elicited a heavy law enforcement response at about 6:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Police shut down a stretch along the 1400 block of East State Street in Hamilton Township, Mercer County.

They surrounded a taxi and brought in a bomb-sniffing dog.

Authorities found the vehicle did not contain any explosive matter.

But they said their investigation is ongoing.

They have not revealed the exact nature of the alleged threat.