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All clear issued after 200 people evacuated from Jewish Community Center following threat

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Officials have issued an all clear at the Jewish Community Center, following an apparent threat. 

The JCC was evacuated Tuesday because of the threat.

The center sent a text message to parents whose children are enrolled in summer camp there. It reads, "There is an unconfirmed threat to JCC. LMPD is doing a walk through to take every precaution. Limited access to campus. Children are out of the building."

WDRB crews on the scene at Dutchmans Lane confirmed police checked the building.

A JCC spokesperson confirmed a threat was made, but refused to disclose details. The center hosts several summer camp and there were many children there at the time of the threat. About 200 people were evacuated.

Officials have collected evidence to be processed and are also looking through surveillance footage at the JCC.

Dispatchers say there were no reports of any injuries.

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