Police look for information after bomb threat to WCAX

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. - South Burlington Police are looking for information after they received a direct report of a bomb threat at the news station, WCAX.

Police say it happened Thursday night just after 11 p.m. They say the threat was called in by a man who identified himself as Robert Hayward, an on-duty dispatcher. Police say Hayward told them he had place the bombs throughout the building himself and they were going to go off within 10 minutes.

Police were able to make contact with staff at WCAX, and the building was evacuated. Officers say they searched the property and found nothing suspicious.

Anyone with information or who may know who "Robert Hayward" is, is asked to call Sgt. Dave MacDonough of the South Burlington Police Department at (802)-846-4193.

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