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UPDATE: Police pull back uniformed officers from Sanford downtown campus after security threat

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Fargo, ND - Police are investigating a security threat at Sanford Medical Center downtown after the hospital received a threatening call Friday morning warning of a “blast.”

The call was received by Sanford’s switchboard just after 10:30 a.m., with an unidentified individual making threats of violence, said Police Lt. Joel Vettel.

It’s not clear if the caller, who police are working to identify, was making a bomb threat, Vettel said.

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