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Teen brothers detained after phone threats

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HENDERSONVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Two teen brothers are in police custody, accused of calling in a bomb threat to a pet store in Hendersonville.

Officers said the brothers called in the threat to the Pet Smart on East Main Street on Tuesday.

According to police, the 15-year-old and 16-year-old from Bethpage were detained Tuesday and are currently in custody at the Sumner County Juvenile Detention Facility.

The pet store and a tire store next door were evacuated as a precaution.

Police are checking with other jurisdictions to see if the brothers might be linked to any similar cases.

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