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Carlsbad police clear scene after bomb threat at Omni La Costa Resort found to be false

Police said the investigation into the origin of the threat was ongoing.
Credit: KFMB

CARLSBAD, Calif. — Police cleared the scene Monday night after investigating a bomb threat at La Costa Resort & Spa, the Carlsbad Police Department reported. The response came after a suspicious phone call was made to the resort, according to a tweet from the agency. 

At 7:40 p.m., police said the scene was cleared and the threat to the resort was found to be false.

Carlsbad Police thanked multiple agencies for their assistance including a California Highway Patrol K-9 unit from Oceanside, a Marine Corps K-9 unit, Carlsbad firefighters and San Diego sheriffs along with resort management and security.

Police said the investigation into the origin of the threat was ongoing.