As Joe Biden’s inauguration – which involves almost no actual people, but many, many flags – is underway Wednesday morning, the US Supreme Court in Washington DC has been evacuated due to a bomb threat, as the rest of the Washington DC area remains on lockdown.
The news about the bomb threat was first reported by the NBC News reporter:
Sources say US Supreme Court being evacuated due to a possible bomb threat. @nbcwashington
According to the Senior Correspondent of CNN, there is a bomb threat at the Supreme Court. However, the building is not being evacuated. It was closed to the public due to COVID restrictions. A large number of National Guard members are present around the building.
UPDATE: All clear given. US Supreme Court is safe.