Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

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October 8, 2013

10:27 MORNING UPDATE: All clear given for Walmart bomb threat

GLASGOW — 10:27 a.m.: The all-clear was given after a search of Walmart, and employees were returning to the store.

KSP Trooper B.J. Eaton and his bomb-detection canine, Glasgow police and fire departments, Barren-Metcalfe County EMS and Barren County Emergency Management were on the scene. 

8:47 a.m.: The Glasgow Police Department is on the scene at Walmart investigating a bomb threat, GPD public affairs officer Julie Anne Williams said.

The Kentucky State Police bomb-detection canine unit is inside the building conducting a search at this time, Williams said.

Motorists are urged to avoid Walmart.

Entrances to the store's parking lot are blocked while police continue their investigation. 

Further details will be posted as they are available.

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