'Vague threat' made against JCC, nothing found

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The logo for the Jewish Community Center in Scottsdale. (Source: Twitter) The logo for the Jewish Community Center in Scottsdale. (Source: Twitter)
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

The Scottsdale Police Department cleared the building at the Jewish Community Center in Scottsdale on Monday after a "vague threat" was made.

Someone called in the threat and officers cleared the building and the premises with officers.

Minutes later, police gave an all clear and the center resumed normal operations.

Police did not release any other details.

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton tweeted out his reaction, saying, "Anti-Semitic has no place in our community."

The JCC in Tucson was also a victim of a bomb threat.

[READ MORE: Lockdown at Tucson JCC lifted after bomb threat]

The facility was placed on lockdown after a reported threat around 5:30 p.m. and was later cleared at 7 p.m.

On Monday, bomb threats were called in to schools community in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia, according to Jewish Community Center Association of North America.

[READ MORE: Anti-Semitic threats, vandalism sweep U.S.]  

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