Two bomb threats were made to the Manitowoc Police Department and courthouse on Wednesday, apparently in reference to convicted murderer, Steven Avery. In recent months Avery has been in the spotlight from the Netflix documentary, “Making A Murderer.”
Avery and his nephew were convicted in 2007 of killing freelance photographer Teresa Halbach.
No devices were found after two separate searches Wednesday following the calls.
Inspector Gregg Schetter of the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Department said precautions are being taken at the courthouse while the police department continues to investigate the threats.
Read more at the Wausau Daily Herald.