Police Investigate Bomb Threat at Walmart

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HEMLOCK TOWNSHIP — A Walmart in Columbia County is now open after it was shut down for seven hours due to a bomb threat.

Authorities said someone told a worker at Walmart near Bloomsburg there was a bomb in the store then left.  The store was evacuated around 8 p.m. and bomb sniffing dogs were called to help search for a device.

If you have any information on the threat, call police in Columbia County.