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Fire trucks and police cars blocked off the streets surrounding Detroit Lakes' Wells Fargo Bank offices Wednesday afternoon, following a reported bomb threat. (Vicki Gerdes/DL Newspapers)

Detroit Lakes Wells Fargo office reports bomb threat Wednesday afternoon

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Employees and customers at the Detroit Lakes offices of Wells Fargo Bank received a bit of a scare Wednesday afternoon when a bomb threat was reported just before 4 p.m.


"We received a call from Wells Fargo bank stating that someone had called into their office and reported that the building was going to blow up," Detroit Lakes Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten said. "We responded, and they'd already evacuated the building."

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