Courthouses evacuated across Tennessee

POSTED: 12:09 PM Nov 27 2012   UPDATED: 5:35 PM Nov 27 2012

Nearly 20 courthouses across Tennessee have been evacuated Tuesday morning according to Carter County sheriff Chris Mathes.

Mathes says bomb threats were simultaneously sent to the courthouses, including Greene County and Carter County in our area.

Crews are on the scenes with bomb-sniffing dogs.

We will bring you more information on this story as it becomes available.