Bomb Threat at WinStar Casino

4-2-06 – The popular WinStar Casino in Thackerville was evacuated Sunday afternoon. The Chickasaw Lighthorse Police Department confirms that a threat was made around 12:30 p.m. Sunday and shortly after that, all employees and patrons were evacuated.

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol bomb squad was called in to scan the building for a device. No devices were found and the casino reopened just before 3pm.

No one was injured. Police are investigating.