The Ford Romeo Engine Plant reopened at 12:47 p.m. Thursday after the facility was closed following a bomb threat earlier that morning.
According to The Detroit News, “law enforcement investigated and cleared the site,” to ensure it was safe after a bomb threat was received Thursday sometime between 7:00 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Police scoured the 2 million square-foot building, which current employs 512 people total.
“We’re cooperating with the law enforcement officials,” Ford spokesman Mike Moran said Thursday following the closure.
The Reomeo Engine Plant has now returned to normal working hours. Romeo police wouldn’t comment on the matter when approached by The Detroit News.