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Amazon New Jersey facility evacuated over 'threat' - police

An Amazon facility in Carteret, New Jersey, was evacuated on Monday after employees "received a threat," local police said.

"As a purely precautionary measure, law enforcement authorities have evacuated the Amazon facility off of exit 12 on Industrial Highway in Carteret’s industrial district after they received a threat," Carteret Police Chief Dennis McFadden told reporters.

Reportedly, bomb-sniffing dogs are present at the scene as well, although the exact nature of the threat has not been revealed.

Breaking the News / JC