City police ordered the evacuation of City Hall and nearby buildings after a
stolen U-Haul truck was discovered outside the building.
Capt. Dexter Nelson said a five- to six-block area was cordoned off Wednesday
morning, while the city's fire department and bomb squad investigated the
said the evacuations were ordered as a precaution and that there was no
evidence that suggested there might be a bomb in the truck.
said Oklahoma has always been a "hyper-vigilant" state after the
Oklahoma City bombing, and that Monday's bombings at the Boston Marathon gave
even more reason for caution.
On April 19, 1995, Timothy McVeigh detonated explosives packed
into a yellow Ryder rental truck, killing 168 people in and near the Oklahoma
City federal building.
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