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Saturday, November 21, 2009 - 5:29am

Fort Benning Investigates Threat of Fort Hood Style Attack

Fort Benning officials in Columbus are investigating a Fort Hood style attack threatened at their base.

The Army Times reports part of the base was on lock down Friday.

It says an anonymous note was found Thursday threatening a massacre similar to the November 5 attack in Texas, along with a box of bullets.

The find prompted a criminal investigation and ramped up police presence at Fort Benning.