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Loud "Bang" Heard at Columbus Police Headquarters

Updated: Tuesday, September 24 2013, 09:34 PM EDT
COLUMBUS (Ken Hines, WSYX) -- Officers are investigating reports of a possible explosion at the Columbus Division of Police Headquarters.

A worker reported smelling gunpowder just before a loud "bang" was heard inside the building at 120 Marconi St. at approximately 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to police.

Officers are checking the building, floor-by-floor, to determine the cause of the noise.

Police closed surrounding streets while the building is searched.

Injury information has not been released.

This is a developing story of Local 12's sister station, ABC 6/FOX 28. Loud "Bang" Heard at Columbus Police Headquarters

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