Bomb Scare

Oamaru is not regarded as a hot bed of terrorism so when a bloke popped into the office of Otago MP Jacqui Dean this afternoon and told us to get out because there was a bomb scare, we thought he was joking.

He wasn’t. The policeman in the foyer ushered us out and we joined people from neighbouring shops and offices on the footpath.

Jacqui’s office wasn’t the one under threat, it was a call centre next door.

Maybe someone took the Readers Digest  list of least trusted occupations, which put telemarketers last, seriously.

One Response to Bomb Scare

  1. […] Scare a Hoax No surprise here, yesterday’s bomb scare  which led to the evacuation of shops and offices in Oamaru’s main street was a […]

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