ADA, Okla. (KTEN) — The Chickasaw Nation Treasury Building was evacuated late Wednesday morning after a bomb threat.

The Lighthorse Police Department said a man and woman were seen having an argument outside the building around 11:30 a.m..

When approached, the man threw an object at the building and fled. The woman involved in the dispute said he had told her the object was a bomb.

Lighthorse officers evacuated the building to reduce any possible risk to employees and visitors. 

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol Bomb Squad responded to the Treasury building and rendered the object inoperable.