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Man arrested for making bomb threat in Cedar Rapids

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A Cedar Rapids man has been arrested for making a bomb threat at Heinz Foods.

The Cedar Rapids Police Department received a call around 11 a.m. on Thursday claiming there were three bombs at Heinz Foods. Police searched the building using a police K9 named Nero and no explosive devices were found.

Police determined the calls were made from a phone owned by and in the possession of 21-year-old Deshannis Collins. Collins is charged with making a false bomb or explosives report. He was arrested and taken to the Linn County Jail.

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