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Pabst Theater briefly evacuated after bomb threat at Mythcon

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MILWAUKEE — The Pabst Theatre was briefly evacuated on Saturday, Sept. 22 after a bomb threat was called in at Mythcon — the event being held there this weekend.

Milwaukee police tell FOX6 News the initial threat was from a recording.

Mythcon evacuated at The Pabst Theater courtesy: Gregory B. Sadler

Mythcon evacuated at The Pabst Theater courtesy: Gregory B. Sadler

According to Mythicist Milwaukee, for precaution, the event was evacuated around 3:20 p.m.

Milwaukee Police Department’s Bomb Squad was dispatched to the scene. They did not find anything suspicious.

Mythcon V attendees were able to get back inside the theater around 5 p.m.

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