Police search taxi after bomb threat in Hamilton Township

HAMILTON TWP., N.J. - August 27, 2013

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.

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