Evacuation at Milwaukee County Courthouse

CREATED Jul 26, 2013

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  • The Milwaukee County Courthouse. Image by TODAY'S TMJ4

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee County Courthouse workers evacuated the building Friday morning at about 10:00 a.m.

Multiple reports indicated that a fire alarm went off in the building.

According to a spokesperson, a contractor doing painting work accidentally hit the alarm, and workers evacuated.

There were no further issues, and people went back into their offices at 10:20 a.m.