News from NZ Police
At about 1.50pm this afternoon Police received anonymous information that there was a bomb in the Horowhenua District Council building on Oxford Street, Levin.
The caller said that the bomb would detonate in a 30 minutes.
The building was evacuated and cordons were put in place.
The 30 minute time period expired without incident. The building was then searched by a Police specialist search group and explosives detector dog.
There were no suspicious items detected and the building was declared safe at about 3.50pm.
Horowhenua Police would like to speak to anyone with information about the incident. They can call the Levin Police Station on (06) 366-0500.