All clear after reports of bomb threat in downtown Manteo

Street cam video shows an officer outside the Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe with gun drawn on Saturday evening. [image courtesy Town of Manteo/Youtube]

All is clear after an apparent bomb threat to the Lost Colony Brewery and Cafe in downtown Manteo on Saturday evening.

Police shut down streets and approached the restaurant on Queen Elizabeth Drive with guns drawn around 6 p.m. Shortly after, roads were reopened and police were leaving the area, witnesses said.

By 6:30 p.m., an employee at the Lost Colony Brewery confirmed by phone that there had been a threat, but everyone was allowed back in the restaurant and police were clearing the scene.

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