UPPER EAST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) -- The French Consulate on the Upper East Side had to be evacuated Saturday night after a false bomb threat.
It all started after police noticed wires coming out of a car's glove compartment.
The car was parked right in front of the consulate on Fifth Avenue.
The evacuations happened right as the consulate was collecting votes for France's presidential election.
French Consulate on Upper East Side evacuated after false bomb threat