UPDATE: The El Paso Sheriff’s Office reports that an unknown individual had allegedly called a suicide hotline and made threats against the fulfillment center located on 12101 Emerald Pass.
Officials say the individual stated to El Paso County Dispatch about “carrying a loaded weapon” and had intentions of opening fire at the fulfillment center.
This initiated a response from several law enforcement and medical agencies.
EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — El Paso County Sherrif’s Office deputies were dispatched to the Amazon Fulfillment Center in far East El Paso Tuesday morning in reference to a possible “terroristic threat”, the Sheriff’s Office reported.
The Amazon Fulfillment Center is located on the 12191 block of Emerald Pass Ave. in far East El Paso. Deputies say they cleared the building, and no threat was found.
Deputies also say no injuries were reported, there’s no threat to the surrounding area and all safety protocols were put in place.