Three Kane Co. courthouses evacuated due to threats - – Rockford’s News Leader

Three Kane Co. courthouses evacuated due to threats

ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) -

Three courthouses in Kane County have been evacuated due to bomb threats.

Lt. Pat Gengler is with the Kane County Sheriff's Office. He said Wednesday morning that officers are investigating "a series of bomb threats" made against three separate courthouses.

The facilities were evacuated. They include the Kane County Judicial Center in St. Charles and the Elgin Branch Court in Elgin. Also the Kane Branch Court and Kane County Clerk's office, which are in the same building in St. Charles.

Gengler says officials in Kane County expect services at the facilities to resume Wednesday afternoon.

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