HOBOKEN, NJ - The streets and area around Hoboken University Medical Center were coming out of lockdown just before 5:00 p.m. Sunday after an earlier bomb threat closed the area.

According to a tweet posted by Hoboken Police Chief Ferrante a K-9 search proved negative. The Hoboken Police Department continues to investigate leads on the individual who made the call from a payphone.

As previously reported, 911 operators received the threat at approximately 1:45 p.m. 

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