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YRMC on high alert after verbal threat

YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - Yuma Regional Medical Center says it has moved into restricted access until further notice due to a verbal threat made by a visitor.

According to the Yuma Police Department, the verbal threat happened around noon Sunday.

The hospital says all visitors were asked to immediately leave after the incident.

YRMC says visitation will resume once the restriction is lifted.

At this time, this is the only information we have received from YRMC and YPD.

We will update our website with any new information.

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