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Police respond to bomb threat at Walmart

Published On: Mar 16 2013 07:39:39 PM CDT
Updated On: Mar 16 2013 10:37:09 PM CDT

A Colorado Springs Walmart was reopened shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday niight.

The store was evacuated and closed for several hours after a bomb threat.

It happened at the Walmart on Platte and Chelton. 

Police said just after 4 p.m. Saturday someone called in a bomb threat to the store. 

Customers  and employees were evacuated from the store. 

Police searched the building with a K9 unit and reopned the store after the building was given an all clear around 7 p.m.