Amelia Walmart reopened after bomb threat causes evacuation

Amelia Walmart reopened after bomb threat causes evacuation
The store was evacuated as police and firefighters responded to the threat. (Source: Philippe, Joyce)

AMELIA, Ohio (FOX19) - The Walmart in Amelia is back open after it was evacuated Tuesday for a bomb threat.

Someone called the Amelia Walmart pharmacy on Tuesday and made a bomb threat, Pierce Township police said.

The store was evacuated as police and firefighters responded to the threat.

K-9 teams with the Cincinnati Police Department checked Walmart for possible devices, which turned up empty, according to police.

The Walmart was reopened following the search.

Police say they are investigating.

Press Release on the Bomb Threat at Amelia Walmart On 4/6/2021 a subject called the Amelia Walmart Pharmacy and made a...

Posted by Pierce Township Ohio Police Department on Tuesday, April 6, 2021

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