Saddleback Church Was Evacuated After Receiving Electronic Threat

Orange County sheriff deputies are currently investigating an electronic threat to Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, the department reported Friday. (Shutterstock)

Saddleback Church Was Evacuated After Receiving Electronic Threat

A church in Lake Forest was evacuated on Friday afternoon due to an unspecified electronic threat, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department – Lake Forest.

Saddleback Church, located on 1 Saddleback Parkway,  was being investigated by the OCSD’s hazardous device section after authorities found a suspicious device.

After OCSD’s sweep of the building concluded, it opened the church back up to the public after 3:15 p.m.

Authorities did not find anything suspicious inside the building it considered a serious threat.

Source: CBSNews