HERMITAGE, Pa. (WKBN) – The Walmart store in Hermitage was evacuated Friday night and Saturday afternoon after bomb threats were made to the store.
A Walmart spokesperson confirms that nothing was found in the store during a search by police. He said management at the store quickly notified law enforcement about the threat after receiving it shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday night
The company released the following statement:
What happened in our store yesterday and today is troubling. We take this seriously and cooperated with police as they evacuated the store before confirming that the bomb threats were a hoax.
We’re open again for business and apologize for any inconvenience this caused our customers.
We continue to work with law enforcement as they look for those responsible.